Registered Manager - London

London, London

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: HSTW070220B_1581096121
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 2020-02-07
  • Location: London, London
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2020-04-07
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

Tradewind Social Care are currently recruiting for an experienced Registered Manager to work for a Fostering setting.

Our client is looking for an experienced, organised individual who is committed to making a difference to the lives of young people. The post holder will be a solution focused person who can think strategically and operate in a friendly cooperative way whilst always ensuring that safeguarding the young people in our care is paramount.

Main duties:

  • Monitoring and maintaining full compliance with regulations and standards to ensure excellent outcomes for children and young people and excellent audits from the regulatory bodies
  • Ensuring any matters concerning safeguarding are dealt with in accord with government guidelines and company policy
  • To contribute to the development of a therapeutic fostering service
  • To assist in the development of the annual development plans for foster carers and staff
  • To lead and supervise a team of Senior Practitioners, Social Workers, student social workers
  • To ensure all schedule 6's are recorded and quarterly reports are prepared
  • To manage the Quality Audit the processes of all social work related aspects of the social work team
  • Investigate substantial complaints and allegations
  • Responsible for foster carers' annual reviews and ensure that they are presented to panel on time
  • To ensure that all Social Worker's records and reports are up-to-date and that all staff are using charms to record information
  • To be part of strategic development plan and assist in growth targets for the recruitment of foster carers
  • Ensures that within the region there is provision of 24 hour professional support for foster carers and that an effective out of hours placement service is available for customers
  • Ensures effective client management and maintains external market awareness
  • Assist in the completion of contracts and to be part of the necessary contracting process.
  • To be a super user for the CHARMS computer system
  • To contribute to the production of agency policies and procedures

Qualifications and work experience

  • Experience of working in a fostering agency with at least a 'good' standard and a desire to lead an 'outstanding service'
  • To be a qualified social worker registered with HCPC for at least 5 years
  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People's Services

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