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Team Manager - LAC

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children
Team Manager
£40 per hour
Job Ref:

Team Manager - LAC - Sheffield - up to £40p/h

Sheffield Council are currently in need of a team manager to manage and run their looked after children team. You must have previous experience working as a team manager for a children's social services team, preferably with an LAC team itself.

Benefits of this TM role include:

  • Excellent pay rate
  • Stable authority
  • Long contracts
  • Good transport links
  • Supportive management
  • Excellent location for South Yorks and Derbyshire candidates

An LAC Team Manager will be required to:

  • Manage the day to day operations of the team
  • Provide assessments, care planning, child protection and key working 
  • Deliver this within the scope of the Children Act 1989 and related legislation
  • Contribute to borough wide services with professional knowledge of an area of specialism
  • Provide specialist intervention services 
  • Make high-risk decisions concerning the safeguarding of children
  • Establish the appropriate level of need for children and young people

Essential requirements:

  • HCPC registration
  • A social work qualification
  • Eligibility to work in the UK  
  • A full UK licence 
  • Previous experience as a social work team manager       

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • 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 235 6975
Contact: Kory Wah

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