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Team Manager - Young People in Care - Haringey

  • Job reference: TMYoungPeopleHaring
  • Location: Haringey, London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description: Team Manager - Young People In Care - Haringey Council
Service Care Solutions are looking for a Qualified Team Manager to become part of the Young People In Care Team based at Haringey Council. The successful post holder will provide management and support which ensures the Team delivers a high quality social work service to children and families, working in partnership with other statutory and third sector organisations. This is a permanent post.

CLOSING DATE - Wednesday 15th July 2020
CONTRACT - Permanent
SALARY - £49,464 - £54,597

*Relevant Social Work Qualification and active HCPC Registration
*Evidence of PQE in a similar role, including the areas of safeguarding and child protection
*Court work experience
*Experience of good quality practice, consistent with notions of authoritative practice
*Experience of student/staff supervision and/or evidence of training and learning in supervisory skills and techniques
*A recognised management qualification is desirable
*Good knowledge of thinking and research on children in care and care leavers
*Experience of chairing and recording multi-agency meetings
*Good knowledge of child development and significant experience of child protection work
*Ability to motivate self and others
*Ability to implement HR and other procedures

About Haringey Council
We are investing in creating a better borough for all our residents and improving the lives of children and young people in Haringey is our first corporate priority. We are located in the north of the capital with a population of approximately 250,000 people and a growing population of 0-19 year olds. We are a diverse and fast-changing borough and tomorrow's leaders, artists and innovators are busy growing up here.

Haringey Council is transforming its services for children and young people, and have already made exciting, innovative changes as we strive for excellence in all we do. We are a council with high ambitions; a place to work that is full of energy and focus. Our teams have passion, integrity and commitment, and people who join us, do so as they see Haringey Council as a learning organisation, and the people that work here strive for continuous improvement in their practice, aiming high to ensure we provide outstanding outcomes for our children.

We offer a great place to develop a career that creatively serves and develops Social work.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.