Team Manager - MASH Team - Thurrock

Amicus Recruit
West Thurrock
£38 - £42 p/h Ltd
10 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Full Time
Amicus Recruit are looking for a Team Manager to join a MASH Team based in Thurrock. This is a team manager post covers the day-to-day operation of children’s social care teams, comprising qualified social workers and family support staff. This involves allocation of work and prioritising workload across the teams, taking case related decisions in accordance with the scheme of delegated authority for children’s social care services. You will also be recruiting, supervising, appraising, whilst developing staff in line with the Council’s requirements and in accordance with the statutory requirements for the relevant service area, ensuring that staff have the relevant skills, knowledge and training to provide an efficient and effective service. Within this role you will be managing budgets to ensure efficient and effective use of resources, capturing patterns of expenditure to inform budget planning and setting within the Directorate. You will also be required to develop and maintain partnership and multi-agency working, in order to ensure that services and agencies work together effectively to assess risk and respond to identified need to safeguard children and to promote effective information sharing with partner agencies. This will include proactively developing relationships with schools and other partners in local operational teams (LOTs) to promote effective prevention and early intervention and ensure that children, young people and families experience a smooth transition between targeted and specialist social care services. £38 - £42 p/h Ltd. Initial assignment is for 3 months. Requirements: HCPC registered Car Driver DBS which can be provided by us unless, you are on the DBS update service. About us at Amicus: Amicus was established in 2000 (making us one of the first established Social Work agencies) with the aim of providing the highest standards of recruitment to the social work market. Today this commitment continues to be our driving force and has seen us retain our reputation as the markets most respected and independently owned social work agency. Why work with Amicus? You will receive a personal service from our team of experienced consultants. Amicus are renowned for our excellent knowledge of the social work recruitment sector and offer a transparent approach to your job search. We also offer a £200 refer a friend/colleague bonus You will be supported to ensure you provide the best quality service by being offered: Free complimentary CPD Training Want to Apply: Get in touch today for immediate consideration If you’d like to be considered Not ready to apply? Or have some questions first? Then give Emily call on 01424 775 404 or send your questions or CV to for more information