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Assistant Team Manager - Referral and Assessment

  • Location

    Croydon, London

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    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £40.00 - £42.00 per hour + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Assistant Team Manager to work within Croydon Councils Referral and Assessment Team.

Job Purpose

  • Croydon Families Assessment Service is the referral and assessment service in Croydon. The change of name embraces the new ways the Service works with families - supporting families to identify family led plans at the beginning of the social work intervention, while the statutory children and family assessments of need, Section 47 enquiries are completed alongside the social work intervention
  • Ofsted noted in the 2020 Inspection the Service had been 'transformed', which is down to the dedication, commitment and hard work of the social workers and Management team, who know what good looks like and expect and deliver the best for Croydon's children and their families. The Service is structured and supportive - duty is on a 6 week rotation - caseloads are manageable.
  • Croydon are seeking experienced Assistant Team Managers to join the Service - applicants must have 2+ years of managing in a referral and assessment service, understand the demands at the front door into statutory Children Services, have confidence in managing in a busy Service, with the support of the Team Manager, meeting key Performance Indicators, supporting and nurturing social workers and contributing to the Services high expectations of excellence
  • Croydon continues to adopt a hybrid working pattern. The expectation is Assistant Team Mangers are office based when on duty (1 week in 6)

You will need to be:

  • SWE registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • 1st tier agency
  • Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly