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Locum Child Protection Team Manager

London Borough of Southwark is looking for an experienced Social Work Team Manager to join their Child Protection, 0-15 Team.

This team does not include care proceedings.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Team manager you will have knowledge and experience managing a Team as well as experience working in within a Child Protection Team.

The key to success in this role is to be able to lead, motivate, nurture, and manage a team.

You will be expected to demonstrate relevant theoretical Social Work concepts, practices and detailed organisational knowledge relating to the provision of a professional Social Work service.

Benefits for you as a Team Manager:

  • Competitive Pay Rate: up to £38.00

  • No Care proceedings

  • Work from Home available

  • Easily accessible via Car

  • Chance to enhance your CV and Skillset

Your responsibilities as a Team Manager:

  • 2+ Years Management Experience

  • Good knowledge of Children Looked After

  • Exemplary leadership, management, and professional guidance to a team of social workers

  • To ensure the delivery of a social work service which is both relationship-based and responsive to the needs of children

  • To promote, lead and manage the development of excellent and confident practitioners

Requirements of you as a Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience as Team Manager and within Child Protection or Looked After Children

  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required

Location: Southwark, London

Umbrella pay rate: up to £38.00

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't 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!