Team Manager Child Protection West Midlands

Posted 21 February by Tripod Partners

A local authority based in the West Midlands is looking for 3 experienced Team Managers for the Child Protection Team.

The client is looking for experienced Team Managers to manage a team of 8 social workers who have a complex mixed caseload of around 30.

The successful candidates will have at least 2 years management experience within a similar team in a staturory setting.

Duties and responsibilities include:

• Monitor the team’s performance with reference to local and key performance indicators for Children’s social care services

• Staff development and appraisals

• Authorising assessments, reports and care plans and taking responsibility for ensuring plans for children and carers are implemented in accordance with statutory and Council requirements

• Reviewing, evaluating and recommending the necessary action to amend service processes, practices and systems that lead to improved service delivery

• Undertaking monthly team audits in line with the service’s quality monitoring requirements

Essential Requirement:

• SW Degree, DipSW, CQSW, CSS or recognised equivalent and registered as a Social Worker with the HCPC

• Successful candidates must have worked in a similar setting and have experience of staff supervision and management.

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Required skills

  • Authority
  • Management
  • Management Experience
  • Protection
  • Supervision

Reference: 34524862

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