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Children with Disabilities Team Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
03/12/2019
Advert End Date:
16/12/2019 23:59
Salary:
£44632 - £48581
Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
Vacancy ID:
193954
Employment Location:
Sunderland and area
Closing date:
16 Dec
Further Information

Children with Disabilities Team Manager
Grade 10 scp 42 - 46
£44632 - £48581

We are looking for a suitably experienced Team Manager for the Children with Disability Team.

Are you passionate about supporting children with complex needs to reach their full potential? If so, then please consider joining our Children with Disabilities Team and become part of our journey to excellence.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established team, based at the Sandhill Centre. The team assess, monitor and review Child In Need, Child Protection and LAC Plans including managing cases in Care Proceedings. You will be responsible for line managing the Assistant Team Manager and Social Workers within the team and decision making. You will have an established track record in safeguarding and multi-agency working whilst also having knowledge and understanding of legislation which underpins social work practice, specific to children and young people with disabilities.

You will have the skills and expertise to motivate and support Social Workers, setting high standards and enabling excellent practice.

For further information on careers in social care with Together for Children, please check our website: https://www.togetherforchildren.org.uk/work-us.

This post is exempt from the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing date 16th December

Interview date 23rd December