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Deputy Team Manager - Safeguarding Team 2 - Jobs

Vacancy type
37 hrs, permanent
£34,538 - £38,237 plus a market supplement of £931 per annum and a one off retention payment of £1,500 after 3 yrs' service
Closing Date
Tuesday, 15th August 2017

We are a busy local authority aiming to deliver high standards to the children and families of Warrington. The current role is as a result of an internal move and the role, within one of the Safeguarding Teams will see the successful candidate supported by a strong and settled management team.

You will supervise 6 Social Workers who are working with Children in Need, Child Protection, Pre Proceedings and Court Proceedings. You will support newly qualified Social Workers through their ASYE and have the opportunity to lead and develop their skills and knowledge.

 You will be supported in this role by an Advanced Practitioner who will assist with mentoring the Social Workers, the Principal Team Manager and you will have access to high quality training to support your own development.

You must be able to promote a strong team ethos and effectively supervise, lead, and motivate dedicated staff teams.

We can also offer you

- Flexible working

-Good quality training including a specific social work 14 day Management Training Course.

-25 days holiday per annum increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service.

-Continued Professional Development.

-New Computer System and New IT equipment to support agile working

-There is a Families First/Edge of Care and Respite Service to support our work

-Regular Supervision

Enhanced DBS clearance is required.

For more information please visit our Children’s Services microsite

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