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Assistant Team Manager – Practice Lead Children’s Services

The Assistant Manager Post is a new development in a team which has seen significant sucess in lowering case loads, supporting flexible working and reducing the number’s of children subject to the Court and Legal processes. This is why Monmouthshire are seeking a highly experienced practitioner with management experience within the Child Protection and Court arenas who can support a change agenda, challenge staff in developing risk management strategies, whilst balancing a strength based approach with children and families.

The Family Support and Protection Team is a large dynamic team who are leading a culture and practice change agenda within Monmouthshire’s Children’s Services. With a focus on earlier intervention within the statutory processes and a family support approach, our aim is to ensure our Social Work practice, processes, and Quality Assurance support children to achieve better outcomes and where safe, keep families together. Working with the Team Manager, this is an opportunity to ensure that our Social Workers and Family Support Workers are supported to develop their skills and approaches to meet the challenge of 21st Century Social Work

Post ID: SCS468

Grade: Band K SCP 39-43 (£42,821 -£ 46,845 per annum)

Hours: 37 hours per week

Location: County Hall, Usk

Closing Date: 22/10/2021 12:00 pm

Temporary: NO

DBS Check: YES