London, South East England

Children's Services

Contract

17/04/2024

Reference 1799

Join Our Team: Child Protection Team Manager 

Are you passionate about safeguarding children and making a real difference in their lives? We're seeking a dedicated Team Manager to lead our Child Protection Team in the vibrant North London area.

As a Team Manager, you'll play a pivotal role in overseeing the protection and welfare of children in our community. Working within a dynamic local authority environment, you'll have the opportunity to lead a team of committed professionals, ensuring the highest standards of care and support for vulnerable children and their families.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide effective leadership and supervision to a team of social workers and support staff.
  • Manage a caseload of complex child protection cases, ensuring timely interventions and appropriate support services.
  • Collaborate with multi-agency partners, including health professionals, police, and education providers, to safeguard children at risk of harm.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of child protection policies and procedures.
  • Act as a point of contact for escalated issues and provide guidance and support to team members.

Requirements:

  • Social Work England (SWE) registration is essential.
  • Proven experience in a similar managerial role within child protection services.
  • Strong understanding of relevant legislation, including the Children Act 1989 and Working Together to Safeguard Children.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Commitment to continuous professional development and maintaining high standards of practice.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary up to £44.50 per hour.
  • Hybrid working model, offering flexibility and work-life balance.
  • Opportunities for training and career progression within a supportive team environment.

If you're ready to take the next step in your social work career and make a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable children, we want to hear from you!

To apply or for more information, please contact us at: �� 01635 226350 �� jdacosta@sheldon-phillips.com

Join us in shaping a brighter future for children in North London!

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