We are looking to recruit a Team Manager, Children and Families team within the Social Care Industry. Our client is looking for the right candidate to lead and manage a locality based Social Work team including; Child Protection, Children in Need and Children in Care. They are keen to keep working within the 'Every Child Matters' agenda within Redcar and Cleveland Council.
Main duties include:
Responsible for the performance of the team, including work allocation, supervision, workload review and case recording
Target setting and performance appraisals
Manage a delegated budget and resources
Attendance at management meetings and lead relevant projects as directed by the Operation Safeguarding Manager
Recruitment and personal training of all employees within the team
Training and development of staff
Ability to manage change and stress in self and others
Multi-Agency working and working together with families
To be successful:
For this Team Manager, Children and Families Team post you will need to have an extensive level of recent experience within children and families safeguarding. You will need to have a minimum of 3 years statutory work including, Child Protection. The successful candidate will need post qualifying experience of supervision of SW's or students.
Benefits of Working for Redcar and Cleveland Council:
Our Client has free onsite parking with the opportunity for role progression and training for both perm and temporary staff within the authority. Our client care about their staff, recognise the importance of training and development and support our social workers to reach their full potential. They have a clear Workforce Development Strategy, with opportunities for professional development and career progression.
Why Choose Ackerman Pierce?
Ackerman Pierce calls upon over 15 years' worth of experience in recruiting directly into the Social Work Sector. We can offer a unique experience within recruitment where you have your own personal consultant, a DBS and Compliance service with a quick and easy registration process. We pride ourselves on a guaranteed weekly payment process.
To discuss the Team Manager, Children and Families team vacancy further or any other opportunities we have in Redcar and Cleveland Council, please contact Sabrina Laverty or email in your updated CV to us today