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Practice Manager – Calderdale – Fostering

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join the Fostering Team based in Sheffield as a Practice Manager.

As a successful candidate, you will be holding a caseload of foster carers, primarily transferring from the recruitment and assessment pod whilst providing focussed support to build on the foster carers strengths and ensure compliance.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive pay rate
  • Long contracts for good performance
  • Supportive team and management
  • Progression opportunities
  • Flexible working available
  • Hybrid working arrangements

What will you be doing?

  • Manage the short term placement team and internal placement finding activity.
  • Manage a pod of 3 social workers , 1 advanced practitioner and placement co-ordinator.
  • Work with the Team Manager and Practice Managers for the Recruitment & Assessment and Permanence Pods to ensure the Foster Care Services Strategic Plan is achieved.
  • Regularly meet with staff in your pod in person and work closely alongside the existing practice and team managers.

What we are looking for:

  • Social Work England registration
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Hold a full UK licence
  • Post-qualified experience
  • Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

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 *

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.

Practice Manager – Calderdale – Fostering

Job details
Sector: Social work
Location: Calderdale
Salary: £40 - £40 phr
Type: Temporary