Ref. 61646

Team Manager – Children Services

  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent, England
  • Salary: £41.42 - £41.42 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Team Manager in Children Services in Stoke on Trent.

The role:

  • To achieve the best possible positive outcomes for children and young people across the service.
  • To ensure that Practice Standards, Performance Indicators and statutory duties and regulations are complied with.
  • To support and direct the work of the Team and the priorities therein through a reflective and systemic approach to all work with children, young people and families.
  • To lead on the development and raising of quality in practice, setting standards and the conditions required for successful social work by supervising and managing staff, and promoting effective working relationships and communication across the service and partner agencies.
  • To take responsibility and be accountable for the practice of social workers.

Key Responsibilities:

      To ensure that a systemic approach is deployed both in terms of practitioners working together on case work and direct work with children and families.


To undertake the prioritisation and allocation of work within the Team, ensuring focused and purposeful social work interventions with explicit aims and objectives about desired outcomes.


Be accountable to the Principal Manager for all elements of practice within the Team workload in accordance with policy and procedures and for staff care and development of Team members in accordance with policy and procedures.


Support the Principal Manager in the best use of resources and contribute to the planning and development of services.

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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