Adoption Team Manager

London, London

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: TW339077_1544026585
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2018-12-05
  • Location: London, London
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2018-12-26
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

A great opportunity has arisen for an Adoption Team Manager to join their Children's Services within North West London.

You will play an important role in driving the department's objectives forward. You will work closely with child care teams towards improving the general outcomes our Children and young people and their families.

The responsibilities of a Team Manager includes:

  • Your focus will be to ensure that those who are assessing our prospective adopters, Special Guardians and Post Order team are supported to undertake that task, are trained and skilled to ensure that children's needs are met and that a high quality stable placement is the result
  • Make a positive contribution to the delivery of the service, this will include working flexibly and positively to achieve the objectives of the council
  • Keep up to date with developments in service delivery and best practice to ensure the service performs effectively and to the highest standards
  • To have devolved responsibility for the management of budgets within the designated service area, ensuring cost effective financial decision making and the most effective use of financial and other resources
  • To ensure that assessments, plans and reviews are undertaken for all children, and carers as relevant, in supervision area, within timescales

Requirements of a Team Manager:

  • HCPC registered
  • 2 years recent management experience
  • An enhanced DBS that is of satisfactory level is essential

Salary: Up to £40.69 p/h, based on experience

If you would like to apply, to find out more about this role, or other Social Work roles, please contact Tradewind on 0203 743 6103 or email

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