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Social Work Team Leader - Family Placement Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services
Team Manager
North West
Trafford, Greater Manchester
£34 to £34 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £34 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Work Team Leader - Family Placement Team - Trafford - £34 per hour

Flexible working

We are currently recruiting for a Social Work Team Leader (Social Work qualified) to join the Family Placement Team in Trafford to cover maternity leave of the existing post holder for up to 12 months, which has already started.

As a Social Work Team Leader, you will be surrounded by a fantastic team of social workers & managers to assist you in your practice. The successful candidate will be responsible for the Adoption & SGO service while also providing cover to the fostering service.

Benefits as a Social Work Team Leader:

* Effective induction
* Excellent rate of pay
* Reflective Supervision
* Long term contracts available
* Clearly defined Practice Standards and Managers Standards
* Effective and supportive management
* The right technology to undertake your role
* Efficient 'work-life balance' is encouraged
* Flexible/Remote working

Responsibilities of this Social Work Team Leader role:

* You will promote a culture of value for money, outcome-based customer focus and continuous improvement
* To ensure that a family support service is provided to children in need of protection and to deliver multi-agency family support plans
* Provision of effective professional and practice supervision and advice and to support in the management of a team of Social Workers
* To support the Service Manager with the management and delivery of the service, in line with departmental and legislative requirements
* Ensure that services for children, young people and families are accessible and that stakeholders are fully engaged and participate in the development and improvement of services

Essential requirements of this Social Work Team Leader role:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK drivers' licence
* Post-qualified experience

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
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* 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 6988
Contact: Lewis Taylor

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