Practice Manager - Looked After Children - Preston

Aurora Resourcing
32.00 GBP Hourly
02 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Practice Manager - Looked after Children - Preston

Aurora Resourcing are working in Partnership with a local authority in Lancashire to recruit a Practice Manager to lead a Social Work team within a Looked after Children's Team.

The Role

As an experienced Qualified Social Work Team Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Managing a social work team
  • Holding supervision
  • Working with children and on the Child Protection register, LAC and CIN
  • Allocating Caseload
  • Ensuring good communication within the division
  • Taking lead responsibility for facilitating, co-ordinating and recording interagency strategy discussions and for initiating child protection investigations where indicated
  • Promoting a culture of continuous improvement and service user focus that delivers good outcomes for children
  • Managing budgets and performance

The Candidate

  • An experienced Social Worker with Team Management experience within a children and families and team
  • Up to date knowledge of all relevant legislation
  • Possess strong leadership and motivational skills
  • Hold current HCPC registration
  • Be a driver with your own vehicle

Additional Information

The rate for this GBP32.00 per hour

To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert or the Aurora Resourcing website, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Jay Lawrence in confidence on / or email

Aurora Resourcing are an Equal opportunity and Equality agency.