Location Blackpool
Job type Temporary
Salary £40 per hour
Reference 22048
Date posted May 21, 2020
Maxxima’s Social Work team are currently recruiting for a Team Manager to fill a full-time job role in Blackpool
The roles will be based within Social Work Services, who are looking for Team Manager, to start as soon as possible on a full-time basis. 
The pay rate for this role is up to £40 per hour
Requirements and details of this vacancy
Strengthening and Supporting Families Team
team Manager - Supporting and Strengthening Families
We are looking to recruit team managers who will bring a level of skill and experience in child protection, complex child in need and PLO/Pre proceedings. You will manage a team which comprises a senior social worker and a number of social workers of varying experience. You will have a good understanding of the legal frameworks that govern our work and processes and systems that ensure effective management and positive outcomes. You will demonstrate the ability to be organised, manage people, inspire and enthuse and create an environment that is creative and innovative and is focused on strengths based practice to improve outcomes. We are striving to improve our quality and performance and you will drive this in conjunction with our improvement journey.
Our promise to employees

We’re focused on safeguarding children and improving their outcomes but don’t forget our employees. We offer:
• Dedicated induction programme for all new employees
• Manageable caseloads in small teams, with clear line management mentoring support
• Dedicated time for quality reflective supervision and to learn from regular quality audits
• Lower caseload, allowing you to focus on undertaking high quality work with children and their families
• Structured career paths, starting from family support roles, the social worker assessed and supported year in employment, all the way up to the role of head of service, so there is no journey too big or too small
• Excellent learning and development opportunities, with bespoke training for every role across Children’s Services
• Easy and regular access to the leadership team and principal social worker

Maxxima Benefits:
•    Dedicated and experienced consultants
•    Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
•    Exclusive opportunities you won’t find anywhere else
•    Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
•    Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
•    Practical assistance with professional body registration
•    A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
•    Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
•    The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001

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Reasonable adjustments: 

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement. 

Recommend a colleague: 

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive. 

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.