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East London- Team Manager- Looked after Children

East London- Team Manager- Looked after Children

  • Location

    East London, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £42 - £45 per hour

  • Contact:

    Lorna Burner

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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This role will require a Team Manager who has;
  • Extensive experience and understanding of the processes for Looked After Children and their families.
  • To participate in delivering a service which reflects high aspirations for our looked after children.
  • To ensure that children are effectively safeguarded and their care plans are SMART, continually monitored and reviewed in line with the Borough's statutory responsibilities.
  • A good working knowledge of permanency planning and all aspects of work relating to the achievement of placement stability.
  • A keen interest in working to develop strong partnerships with health, education, police, CAMHS and other relevant agencies.
  • To take into account the views and wishes of children and young people, ensuring that these are consistently obtained and acted upon.
  • To be conversant with all key legislative and regulatory requirements in relation to looked after children and care leavers.
  • Extensive experience working with children missing from care and understanding processes

If you are interested in this role please send your updated CV in the first instance.