Fostering Team Manager - Sussex - IFA

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
West Sussex
Salary
37000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + + Excellent Benefits
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Fostering Team Manager - West Sussex

Salary of up to GBP45,000 per annum including excellent benefits


A large and highly reputable Independent Fostering Agency are looking to recruit for a permanent Team Manager to join their Fostering team in the West Sussex.

You will be responsible for managing the dynamic Fostering team with the possibility of some home working. This role is an excellent opportunity and requires a creative yet experienced Fostering Social Worker who can effectively and successfully manage a team of Social Worker.

Benefits:

  • Salary of up to GBP45,000 per annum
  • Mileage paid at 0.45 ppm
  • Pension Scheme
  • Dental Cover
  • Life Insurance
  • Other terrific benefits

Responsibilities:

  • Supervising a team of Social Workers
  • Allocation of workload and tasks
  • Assessments and Panel Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Performance management, appraisal and discipline
  • Training and development
  • Liaising with and supporting the Carer Recruitment Officer

Requirements:

  • You will need to be a Qualified Social Worker with a relevant qualification (DipSW/CQSW
  • You will need to be registered with HCPC
  • You will need to have significant post qualifying experience as a Qualified Social Worker within Fostering
  • You will have experience on managing a team of Social Workers
  • You will have an excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks within Children Social Care and the Fostering sector
  • Full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle
  • You will have competent skills to foster training

CLOSING DATE: 18th August 2017

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