Fostering Operations Manager

A well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Team Manager for their North West service.

This is a full-time and permanent position.
The ideal Social Worker/Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Senior Social Worker/Management position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity.

Local Authority experience is welcome.
What is on offer for you as the Team Manager:

Post appraisal Package Review & Enhancement
Perkbox Discounts: Cinema, Deliveroo, Coffee etc.
Mileage paid at 0.45ppm & a Car Allowance of £100 per month
26 days annual leave - increases with long service
Your birthday off (or nearest chosen day) on top of the 26 days
Full Pension Scheme
Flexible working
Private Medical insurance
Discounts: Cinema Tickets, Coffee etc.
Excellent Training & Development - CPD
Further benefits


Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Team Manager:

Managing, guiding and Supporting a team of Supervising Social Worker
Contributing to Business Development
Quality Assurance
Contributing to Planning Carer Recruitment Strategies
Contributing Staff Recruitment Strategies
Contributing to Staff Training
Reporting to the Registered Manager


Requirements for you as the Team Manager:

A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
Registered with Social Work England
Experience of working in Fostering
Experience as a Senior Social Worker/Manager
An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering


Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: Up to just over £46,000 + Car Allowance + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Cassie Ferguson
If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!


  • Location: Greater Manchester, England
  • Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Charles Hunter Associates
  • Posted: 07-Oct-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com