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Team Manager - Children & Families

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services
Team Manager
North West
£35 per hour
Job Ref:

Team Manager - Children & Families - Manchester - £35ph     
An opportunity has come up for a Team Manager to join the Children and Families Team within Harpurhey. The successful Team Manager must have had some Children Looked after/ Child Protection experience and are confident with Court proceedings. The successful manager will be expected to lead and manage a social work team ensuring the service provided is effective and delivers positive outcomes for children and their families. You will also be required to ensure that the social workers you have responsibility for meet the statutory requirements set through legislation, national and regional guidance in respect of children in need, child protection, looked after children and care leavers.  
Benefits of working as a Team Manager on the Children & Families Team:   
  • Career Progression
  • Good rate of pay
  • CV Enhancement
  • Good Location
As a Team Manager on the Children & Families Team you will need some experience of:     
  • Liaising with other professionals
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Working with children on the Child Protection Register, Looked after Children and Children in Need.
  • Good knowledge of Court Work
  • Managing Social Workers
  • Chairing Child Protection Meetings
  • Writing in depth assessments
  • Relationship building
  • Supervising Social Workers
  • Working with Public Law Outline (PLO)
  • Single Assessments
  • Writing Care Plans
  • Child Protection meetings
  • Case conferences
  • Attending LAC Reviews
As a Team Manager within Children & Families you WILL be:   
  • HCPC Registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A full UK license holder
Why Liquid Personnel?

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Twice weekly payroll 
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Free DBS and compliance service
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
“Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place *
“Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 974 1667
Contact: Emma Cousins

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