Salary: £60,267 – £62,405 (including local weighting and market supplement)
Hours: Full time
Are you a dedicated and experienced social work professional with a passion for making a positive impact on the lives of children in care? Would you like the opportunity to contribute to shaping and developing the service? If this sounds like you, come and join our dynamic team as a Children Looked After Team Manager and lead a team of committed social workers in providing high-quality support and care to the children and young people of Slough.
As one of our Team Managers, you will provide effective leadership to a team of social workers, ensuring a supportive and collaborative working environment. You will oversee the day-to-day operations of the team, supervising and supporting social workers in the management of a variety of complex cases, ensuring the welfare of our children and young people is prioritised, whilst promoting a culture of continuous improvement and professional development.
You will need to be a Social Work England registered social worker with a professional social work qualification. And you will have substantial post-qualification experience in children and families social work, with a collaborative and supportive approach.
If you’re looking for a new challenge and want to be part of an exciting journey to turn children’s services around in Slough then come and join us. In return, we can offer you:
- Training and development opportunities
- Agile working supported by technology
- Flexible working policies
- Friendly working environment and great colleagues.
Slough is one of the most diverse places in the country outside of London and a great place to live or work. In fact it’s the best place to live or work according to a survey by Glassdoor. Pleasant environments, above average salaries and a lower cost of living, mean an increased quality of life for employees. We’re also one of the most accessible places to be, nestled on the corner of the M25, M4 and M40, and less than 20 minutes by train to Central London.
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If you would like to apply for this post, please use the online application form to submit your CV and apply online at Vacancies | Slough Children First. The deadline for applications is Sunday 25th February 2024.