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Team Manager

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50826.00 - £53928.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Umayr Panchbhaya

  • Contact email:

    umayr@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    HC00401_1636366957

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-08

We're looking for a suitable and experienced social work Team Managers with the skills and knowledge in supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism who enjoy working within multi-agency community teams to ensure we deliver the very highest of quality integrated health and social care support to our residents and have a passion for learning and enhancing their professional practice and career opportunities.

Main Responsibilities:
1. You will be part of a highly motivated and dynamic social work management team, supervising a team of social workers, providing advice and guidance to service users, families, and carers, and overseeing needs, Mental Capacity and Carers' assessments, support planning, and reviews as an experienced Team Manager.

2. You'll have the opportunity to work through complex health, social care and legal processes and ensure that people are supported safely in the community and / or signposted / connected with community resources who will continue to support them

3. You will oversee complicated cases, reviews, safeguarding, and DoLS, which will need you to liaise with service leads and experts from various health and social care teams to ensure that all residents receive the best possible care and support.

4. You will have significant experience of leading, developing and supervising social work teams to ensure that assessments and support planning reflect integrated health and social care and founded on a recovery model / strengths-based approach.

5. As an experienced manager, you will have the chance to lead important development areas such as Reviews, Direct Payments promotion, and Assistive Technologies, as well as connect with the rest of the team to share a reflective space and professional supervision.

6. You will also be confident accessing and using Council resources and systems including MOSAIC, Hari-NET, Community Connectors, and systems that support social workers learning and development in Haringey as well as other national professional development networks such as SCIE, RiPFA and others.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills:
* You will be a qualified Social Worker with previous experience of social work management within a multi-disciplinary team and have a sound knowledge of legislation that underpins health and social care for service-users with learning disability and some with autism and mental health needs.
* You will have a confident approach to a range of health and social care records, processes and systems.