Assistant Team Manager, £40ph, Adults, Southwark

Assistant Team Manager, £40ph, Adults, Southwark

Posted 3 weeks ago


Assistant Team Manager, £40ph, Adults, Southwark
Pertemps are recruiting for a qualified and experienced Assistant Team Manager to join the Transfer of Care Team based at Jenni Lee House, near the Kings College Hospital site at Denmark Hill, London.
The ATM will be responsible for the day-to-day operational oversight of social workers and their work products. This includes providing social work practice guidance and management oversight relating to case progression and management of – often complex – discharges, complaints, and disputes, safeguarding and mental capacity. The post holder will take an active part in networking with NHS trust colleagues and form part of the management team overseeing team performance and attending regular discharge review meetings, updating the acute trust about discharge plans and responding to system escalations as pressures on acute trusts increase.

  • A proven track-record of multidisciplinary working/close partnership working with other local authority colleagues/GPs/NHS and a sound understanding of ordinary residence and current out-of-hospital pathways is essential for this role.
  • Good working knowledge of the Continuing Healthcare process and the relevant framework is essential for this role.
  • SWE registered

The post holder will be required to supervise 4-5 qualified social workers. This role requires the Deputy Team Manager to be in the office at Jenni Lee House with frontline colleagues on average 4 days per week. This role cannot be carried out working from home, apart from scope of approximately 1 day/week working from home for more administrative parts of the role.
This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you:

  • A Dedicated consultant who has access to all roles across the UK and is available for you to speak to
  • An easy registration process (all done online)
  • Referral schemes and incentives
  • Ongoing compliance managed for you
  • Prompt and reliable payroll and lots more

Please contact Aishah Hassan on for more information.