Team Manager Locum – Edge of Care Team – King’s Lynn, Norfolk

Recruiter
Aurora Resourcing
Location
King's Lynn
Salary
£70,000 - £99,999
Posted
13 Sep 2018
Closes
19 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Team Manager Locum – Edge of Care Team – King’s Lynn, Norfolk

Aurora Resourcing are recruiting for a Team Manager for the Edge of Care Partnership with Norfolk County Council and Barnados.

Norfolk County Council is embarking on an ambitious agenda to improve our outcomes for those children and families to whom we provide a service. The purpose of the Edge of Care Team is to meet the needs of families that would otherwise result in the young person being accommodated, and working with young people in care and their families to promote the children’s safe return home.

Responsibilities:

  • Meeting the needs of families that would otherwise result in the young person being accommodated
  • Working with young people in care and their families to promote the children's safe return home
  • Ensuring that the service offered by the Team and received by young people and their families meets service standards
  • Promoting positive change for young people and their families, enabling more to stay or return home
  • To take responsibility within the care planning process that the investment in the family is promoting the child's best interest
  • Manage and lead effective working relationships between team members, colleagues and external agencies
  • Effectively recruit and select staff in accordance with Norfolk County Council and Departmental policies and ensure that all required safeguards are in place
  • Investigate complaints in accordance with Departmental complaints' procedures and/ or contribute to the investigations of other agencies
  • Develop and manage performance of staff, identifying performance gaps and addressing these as appropriate
  • To evaluate the performance of your service and use this to inform service developments
  • Contribute to service plans including Service Improvement Plans and Business plans
  • Responsible for the allocation of work and planning effective staff rosters, ensuring that the service is available to meet need throughout the working day
  • To ensure any concerns around Child Protection are appropriately reported.

Financial Details

Pay Rate is £38 per hour

Mileage and Expenses are covered

Apply Now

To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Li Li in confidence on 0121 516 3988/ 07958160694 or email lili@auroraresourcing.co.uk

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