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Practice Manager - Looked after Children

Job Type:
Social Work
Looked After Children
Social Worker, Assistant Team Manager
North West
£30 per annum
Job Ref:

Practice Manager - Looked after Children - Tameside - £30 per hour

A Practice Manager is required to start within the Looked after Children's Team in Tameside. For this particular role you will be working with Children and Young people up to the age of 16. The successful candidate must have a great amount of LAC experience. You will required to support the Team Manager and Workers to improve practice development and Service delivery to ensure children and young people achieve good outcomes. Within this role some key roles will be mentoring, coaching and co-working complex cases, facilitating workshops and group work, helping with the development of the authority in line with the Ofsted Improvement Plan. This is an excellent opportunity for Social Workers who are wanting to progress further into a Management role. 

Benefits of the role as a Practice Manager on the LAC Team:

  • CV Enhancement
  • Excellent rate of pay
  • Professional Development
  • Good management structure

The successful LAC Practice Manager will have some experience of:

  • Working in a busy, fast paced environment
  • Worked within Looked after Children
  • Liaising with other professionals
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Working under pressure
  • Supported/supervised staff previously.
  • Working at an advanced Social Work level
  • Working with Public Law Outline (PLO)
  • Attending LAC Reviews
  • Coming up with new ideas for development

As a LAC Practice Manager you MUST be:

  • HCPC Registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Have a full UK license

Why Liquid Personnel?     

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
  • 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 *

For more information please contact

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 238 7491
Contact: Emma Cousins

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