Operations Manager - Independent Fostering Agency

A well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency is looking for an Operations Manager for their well-thought of Lancashire service.

This is an office-Based, full-time, and permanent position although there will be flexibility.

The ideal Social Worker/Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Senior/Management position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity.

Local Authority experience is welcome.

This is a great chance to manage a hot team and become an integral part of an exciting future as they aspiring to be “Outstanding” rated by Ofsted.

What is on offer for you as the Operations Manager:

  • Post appraisal Package Review & Enhancement

  • Perkbox Discounts: Cinema, Deliveroo, Coffee etc.

  • Mileage paid at 0.45ppm & a Car Allowance of £100 per month

  • 26 days annual leave - increases with long service

  • Your birthday off (or nearest chosen day) on top of the 26 days

  • Full Pension Scheme

  • Flexible working

  • Private Medical insurance

  • Discounts: Cinema Tickets, Coffee etc.

  • Excellent Training & Development - CPD

  • Further benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Operations Manager:

  • Managing, guiding and Supporting a team of Supervising Social Worker

  • Contributing to Business Development

  • Quality Assurance

  • Contributing to Planning Carer Recruitment Strategies

  • Contributing Staff Recruitment Strategies

  • Contributing to Staff Training

  • Reporting to the Registered Manager

Requirements for you as the Operations Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)

  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

  • Significant experience of working within Children's Social Work

  • Significant experience as a Manager with strategic planning & development responsibilities

  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Greater Manchester

Salary: Up to just over £46,000 + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or jolweny@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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