Job Description

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

The following is essential criteria:

– Degree in Social Work

– SWE Registration

– Right to work within the UK

We require an experienced Deputy Team Manager within Children in Care and Children Looked After (Permanence Service) to effectively support the Team Manager and social work team.

The candidate must have a proven track record as a Deputy Team Manager in Permanence and be confident in the application of all legal proceedings and legal frameworks. Must be experienced in promoting stable placements and implement positive long-term change and improvements. Will support a high-performance culture within the team, with consistent good practice across the team. Will actively support the team manager in decision making, chairing meetings and actively working with partners/multi-agencies. Will support all recruitment, induction, training and effective supervision of all team members, championing professional career development. Will be a Practice Educator.

Must be available to start within the next 3 weeks

Up to £44ph

First initial 3-4 weeks, full time on site for induction and training, then at least 3 varied days per week on site

* PLEASE NOTE – We will only accept candidates with proven background in Permanence *

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

What’s on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area

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