Team Manager - Children's Assessments

Up to £10,000
14 Jan 2021
16 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Our client, a Greater Manchester Local Authority is seeking an TM to join their Children’s Assessments team

Pay rate is £40 per hour (umbrella).

The role will require/include the following:
  • To manage and provide leadership to a team of social work and social care staff, which could include staff from other agencies.
  • To co-ordinate the team’s activities and ensure delivery is flexible, reliable, and responsive to the needs of Service Users, Carers and Families.
  • To make a strategic contribution to the wider development of the Service.
  • To undertake a wide range of staff management activities such as recruitment, selection, inductions, sickness monitoring, health & safety, discipline and grievances.
  • To ensure work is allocated appropriately to members of the team and monitor work is completed to expected standards.
  • To appraise staff and ensure training/learning needs are identified and are supported in those needs being met, including those studying for a qualification.
  • To conduct formal supervision of staff to support them professionally to undertake their caseload of work.

Are you considering a move? If not, could you pass this on to your friends and colleagues? â€" we are offering £250 for every successful recommendation!!

Requirements of the role:
  • Qualified Social Worker
  • SW England registered
  • Must have relevant experience of working in a similar role

If this isn’t the job for you, please have a think about whether you can recommend a friend or colleague â€" we are offering **£250** PER successful recommendation.

Please also remember we offer a substantial CPD fund!! Our Social Workers utilise their funds for training courses, books or to fund their trips to conferences and other relevant events. This can often be £500++++ !!! (depending on hours/days worked)

Some facts about working for REED:

Here at REED we care and we’re professional â€" in an industry that doesn’t have the best reputation at times â€" I hope we stand out!

We are a family-run business and we just celebrated our 60th birthday!

We “Love Mondays” but we also technically work for free 1 day per week as 18% of our business is owned by the REED Foundation which supports good causes around the world.

Our company values are:
  • We are fair, open and honest
  • We take ownership
  • We work together

We are also lucky to run many Local Authority contracts, we are a trusted partner for these clients and, as such, our conduct must be impeccable.

Would you consider joining us? I’m free to talk every week-day from 8am onwards and happy to take evening calls too if it’s easier. And if we’re very lucky, perhaps you might tell your friends too â€" don’t forget we offer £250 per successful referral.