Team Manager - Looked After Children Team - LAC - Wandsworth - £53,115
Liquid Personnel have a vacancy available in Wandsworth for a team manager to work in a looked after children's service.
This is an exciting opportunity to join our friendly social work team led by engaging and supportive senior managers who are striving to continue improving and developing the service. Close supervision is provided to help support our social workers drive forward children's care plans.
As a team manager you will manage, develop and maximise operational relationships within the team and Partners to deliver an effective children looked after service, which is timely, within budget and in line with policies and procedures. You will provide quality supervision so that they can positively work with children, young people and their families to champion their needs whilst building trust and confidence
Benefits as a LAC Team Manager:
* £2,000 Welcome Payment
* £3,000 retention bonuses
* Performance Related Salary Progression scheme
* 31 days annual leave
* Pension Scheme
* Childcare vouchers,
* New technology scheme
* Interest-free loans on annual travel cards
* Discounts at many leisure activities, restaurants, shops and other establishments.
* A wide range of developmental opportunities are also offered.
To be shortlisted your CV and personal statement will demonstrate:
* You have relevant CLA team management experience or proven experience of supervising and undertaking management and leadership role.
* You are a motivated innovator who is committed to working with multi-cultural communities and collaborating effectively with partners from Education, Adoption and Fostering whilst trying to achieve permanency for our children.
* You are an effective communicator with strong presentation skills.
* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Qualified as a social worker
* Previous looked after children's statutory experience
* Degree or equivalent in social work
* Full UK licence
For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org