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Social Care Team Manager

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Social Care Team Manager in Bromley

Team Manager - Children's Social Care, Safeguarding Team

Candidate requires experience at TM level.

Pays up to £42 per hour to be available to start early May.

Flexible working but employees are carrying out face to face visits.

The Safeguarding & Care Planning Service (East & West) work with children & families following transfer from the Referral & Assessment Service, which occurs if a child/young person is made subject to a Child Protection Plan, care proceedings have been initiated, Children who are assessed as Children in Need at Tier 2.5 or Tier 3 on the Bromley Safeguarding Continuum of Need and Intervention are also worked within the service to prevent and support interventions to children & their families.

The aim is to minimise the need for high threshold interventions (child protection) and ensure children & young people are effectively safeguarded and their needs are met, once this has been achieved, they can be 'stepped down' to CAF and Early Intervention services identified along with a Lead Professional.

The teams work with and support parents to prevent their children becoming accommodated. They work closely with partner agencies to safeguard those children who need protection and to implement the child protection plan to effect the necessary changes. Those children/young people who continue to be at risk will be subject to a legal planning meeting to decide whether the threshold has been met to initiate legal proceedings (care proceedings) within the Public Law Outline.

Weekly Hours - 36
Assignment Duration - Initially 3 months
Weekly Shifty Time - 08:30-17.00

For this position, you must have:
- A degree or master's in social work (or any other recognised equivalent qualification)
- Social Work England Registration

Working with Service Care Solutions offers many benefits including:

- A specialist consultant within an experienced Social Work recruitment team
- Consistently excellent rates of pay
- An extensive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
- Payroll service twice a week.
- Personal on-going training budgets
- Registrations and DBS paid for by us

If you are interested in applying for this role or if you would like information about any roles in your area please call Matthew at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know anyone who would be perfect for this role, and they are placed into work you receive £250 once their probationary period has been completed.