Team Leader, £44.50ph, Adolescent Safeguarding

Team Leader, £44.50ph, Adolescent Safeguarding

Posted 3 weeks ago


Team Leader, £44.50ph, Adolescent Safeguarding, Kingston & Richmond
Pertemps are looking for qualified and highly experienced Social Workers to work within adolescent safeguarding. The successful candidate will have experience of managing service delivery for vulnerable children and young people, with particular experience working with adolescents within statutory framework i.e. youth justice, children’s social care.

The Adolescent Safeguarding Manager provides the operational management and leadership support across the service geographical areas supporting the Head of Service. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing Senior Practitioners/Social Workers/Social Work Assistant (up to 5) and when required multidisciplinary workers such as: Youth Worker, Counselling Psychologist or Family Therapist.

The role ensures high levels of quality interventions, effective case management oversight, decision making and overall performance in the best interest to adolescents and their families. The role requires management oversight of Adolescents across the social care spectrum from the point of referral (assessment), through planning, including Risk Outside the Home (child protection threshold) plans, care proceedings, children in or leaving care.

As Adolescent Safeguarding Manager, you will use AfC’s social work practice model, Signs of Safety, agreed quality standards and operating procedures and performance management systems. The role will represent AfC at operational and strategic multi agency meetings in addition to building relationships with key partners.

If this sounds like the right role for you, please apply!

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.
We recruit across all areas of Qualified Social Work. If you are a Social Worker and this isn’t the role for you, contact us about other roles including IRO, BIA, MASH, LAC Children’s Social Work, Adult Social Work, Service Manager, Head of Service, Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager