CHILD PROTECTION AND CHILDREN IN NEED
Location: Denton Centre. Acre Street, Denton, Tameside, M34 2BW
Salary: Grade I. Scale 35 - £37,849 to Scale 39 - £41,675 with a professional bar at SCP 37**
We have exciting opportunities in our Safeguarding and Duty teams for qualified social workers who are looking to take the next step in their career.
For these permanent roles you will have substantive previous experience of working with children and their families in a statutory social care environment.
You will need to have good knowledge of legislation and professional practice and will have the opportunity to work with children and families alongside management responsibilities such as chairing meetings and supervising a team of social workers.
As a Practice Manager, you will be supported by a dedicated and experienced management team, provided with regular supervision, with access to excellent training and development opportunities.
You will have the motivation and ability to undertake the challenges of working in a busy team.
We recognise that Social Work can be a challenging job and if you are successful, you will be working in a supportive working environment that is committed to your learning and career development.
This post requires an enhanced DBS Disclosure.
This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English in the person specification.
** This post is classified as being in a professional job category. As such the grade for the job has a professional grade development bar which employees can progress through subject to meeting the following criteria:
1. Relevant professional qualification for the job role at Level 6 or above, AND
2. Minimum of 2 years post qualification experience in the role, AND
3. Maintained membership of a regulated body where this is a requirement to practice in the role where applicable, AND
4. Professional standards practised to the highest expected level.
Ref No: DPT61
Closing Date: 10/07/2020 23.59
Job Description/ Person Specification.docx