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Assistant Team Manager

  • Location: Slough, England
  • Salary: £54000 - £57000 per annum
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Assistant Team Manager at Slough Borough Council



Be accountable for the day to day management of a team of Senior Social Workers, Social Workers and other professionals in the delivery of statutory and legislative duties and requirements.

Manage the team to safeguard and promote the welfare of vulnerable children and young people in Slough whilst effectively managing risk. 

Ensure the key performance targets as they apply to the team, the service and Slough Children First are met.


Main Accountabilities


      As a member of Slough Children First ‘s management team, provide day to day management of the team, providing appropriate support and challenge to ensure the delivery of high quality services that safeguard the welfare of children and young people.

Make effective day to day use of all available professional resources and use a range of theoretical, evidence based and practical approaches including systemic practice to develop and implement effective interventions and support for children and families both within and outside of the family home.

Manage the distribution of caseloads to ensure that the child or young person’s needs are met appropriately.

Support and challenge the team to meet the requirements around thresholds for cases, managing the preparation of high quality reports for court or other purposes, challenging, providing expert advice to guide the team through legal and organisational processes as required

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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