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Team Manager- 14+ Leaving Care Team

£208 to £267 Per Day
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Northumberland County Council are currently looking for a Team Manager to lead their 14+ leaving care team on a full time basis, the role will be working with 14+ LAC young people, 16+ CIN young people as well as 16+ homeless C&F assessments. We require experience in managing social workers within a safeguarding setting, management experience that reflects your ability to lead, develop and support a team of social workers and leaving care support work staff. You should have experience of working with young people with a variety of needs and a proven ability to improve outcomes. The ability to build and maintain effective relationships with colleagues from partner agencies is a key skill for achieving success in this role. A modern and flexible working environment, have adopted the hybrid model of working and provide a central location based in Cramlington, agile working through the use of Office 365 and apps; which enables collaborative and streamlined working, strong and visible leadership from Snr Management and the autonomy to do your job. This is a challenging but immensely rewarding role and provides a real opportunity to make a positive difference to the lives of young people and communities across Northumberland. You will always want to hear the child's voice and ensure that this is taken into account. You will be passionate about maximising a child's life chances to improve their overall outcomes. You will have excellent communication skills and be able to make decisions and plans with children and their families; utilising the Signs of Safety approach. You will care enough to want to make a difference - every day. Benefits of Randstad £300 worth of vouchers for anyone who refers a social worker over to us Access to over 30 courses - free of charge- keep your CPD up to date every year Access to Happi App - where you get access to discounts to shops A committed & dedicated consultant The successful candidate must Understand child protection and safeguarding procedures and practices along with an understanding of equality and diversity. Be a qualified social worker with 2 years post-qualified experience. Be Social Work England registered. If you wish to apply for this role or would like to discuss other opportunities available within social care please contact Neil Gray on (phone number removed) or Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone. Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing
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  • Job Reference: 706583636-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad Care
    Randstad Care
  • Location: Northumberland
  • Salary: £208 to £267 Per Day
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract