Practice Manager (Interim) - Assessment And Intervention Team

Recruiter
Aurora Resourcing
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
35.00 GBP Hourly + limited and mileage expenses are reimbursed
Posted
24 May 2019
Closes
21 Jun 2019
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent

Aurora Resourcing are recruiting for a Local Authority based in Stoke on Trent for an Practice Manager to join their team within children assessment and intervention team, this position is full time with a view to start immediately. This is an interim position, for initially 3 months and it will be reviewed on a rolling basis thereafter.

The rate is GBP35 per hour limited

Duties Include:

  • To assist the Principal Manager in the overall management of the staff and resources within the team, with particular emphasis on practice issues, to ensure the delivery of a high quality service, according to the philosophy, targets and objectives for the service.
  • In conjunction with the Principal Manager, ensuring the direction and motivation of the team by the provision of support and supervision for team members on a regular and frequent basis.
  • To ensure that high quality reports are prepared and presented within timescales
  • To ensure all work is carried out in accordance with statutory regulation and guidance
  • Support the team to improve service delivery
  • To maintain essential records and ensure electronic case records are up to date
  • To make proposals for the improvement of Team practice and develop systems for accurate data recording
  • To ensure the service seeks to involve children, carers and parents in the planning of services and review processes, including actively seeking their views and participation
  • To advise Team Manager of case work issues in line with delegated responsibilities and supervisory responsibilities
  • The chairing of the range of practice meetings as appropriate and the support of Social Workers in court attendance, as required.
  • Carry out any other appropriate duties as may be assigned by the Directorate.

The Candidate

  • You will be a HCPC registered Qualified Social Worker
  • You will have a full working knowledge of safeguarding systems, the children's act and the national minimum standards
  • Full computer literacy
  • Driver essential

Financial and Application Details

The rate is GBP35 per hour limited, mileage and expenses are reimbursed.

To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert or the Aurora Resourcing website, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Maria in confidence on / or email Maria