Social Worker- Team Manager / IRO ( Children's )

Location Southwark
Salary £37.00 - £39.00 per hour
Care Leavers Team Manager
We have a new and exciting opportunity within Worcestershire Children’s First Care Leavers team. We are expanding our service to ensure we provide the best support and opportunities to our Care Leavers. We are looking to appoint an additional team manager to support and manage the Care Leavers service.
The candidate will have experience and understanding of Looked After Children and Care Leavers. You will lead and develop the service in conjunction with the current team managers.
You will have experience of working in a setting with young people/young adults who have a range of needs. Experience of supervising staff is essential. We are looking for someone who can be creative and flexible whilst maintaining a high level of professional responsibility and accountability. You will need to have managerial and leadership qualities, with a good understanding of team dynamics. Partnership working is key within the role and you must be able to work closely with other agencies and professionals. An understanding of quality assurance and its importance in developing services is also important.
This is an exciting opportunity to develop the service we offer and work for Worcestershire Children First.