LAC Group Manager

East London, London

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: TW005700_1551455165
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2019-03-01
  • Location: East London, London
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2019-04-30
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

A great opportunity has arisen for a Group Manager to join their Children's Centre within East London.

To manage a team of social work and attached support staff in delivering complex assessment work at individual client level. To hold responsibility for assessment, case planning, service provision and review: identifying and addressing the needs of individual clients within delegated budgets.

The responsibilities of a Group Manager includes:

  • To undertake a strategic development role in the identification and effective delivery of the looked after and leaving care service, to scrutinise performance and implement effective and timely improvements to improve outcomes for Looked After Children
  • To ensure appropriate operational management of the team and workload in line with Council priorities, procedures and good practice, ensuring the highest standards of practice by providing reflective supervision and consultation
  • To be an active member of the Services for Looked After Children Management Team involved in developing the service in line with strategic objectives and change for Children Agenda
  • To promote, develop and maintain effective inter-agency working to ensure the provision of a well co-ordinated service delivery
  • To lead and deliver customer focused service delivery and achieve key results in line with agreed local and national indicators, outcomes and targets by working effectively with partners and service users
  • To develop and implement quality assurance functions in relation to the operation of the team

Requirements of a Group Manager:

  • HCPC registered
  • 2 years recent management experience
  • An enhanced DBS that is of satisfactory level is essential
  • Must hold a full UK driving licence

Salary: Up to £45.00 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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