Connecting to LinkedIn...

Permanent Team Manager - Independent Fostering Agency - West Midlands

Job Title: Permanent Team Manager - Independent Fostering Agency - West Midlands
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £45k - 51k per year
Contact Name: Amber Debens
Contact Email:
Job Published: 28 days ago

Job Description

Permanent Team Manager – Independent Fostering Agency – West Midlands

Pay rate - £45k - £51k per annum 

We are looking for a dedicated and dependable Team Manager for our office in Birmingham, Midlands. The successful applicant will be working with a team of social workers, foster carers and looked after children throughout the Midlands, hence willingness to travel and use of a car is essential. The applicant must have a minimum of 3 years management experience in the fostering sector and be SWE registered. The successful applicant will have exceptional interpersonal skills, and a proven track record of managing teams successfully.

Main Duties

  • Supervision of a team of 6 social workers
  • Leading and managing a variety of organisational meetings such as team meetings, learning circles, carer support groups, appraisal meetings, etc
  • Supporting the recruitment process of new foster families
  • Quality Assurance aspects relating to various areas of the agency
  • Conducting audits and ensuring statutory requirements are met at all times
  • Monitoring and complying with all safeguarding aspects
  • Participation in delivering of training for foster carers
  • Flexible working and out of hours support to carers.

Benefits of the Job;

  • 25 days holiday, increasing to 30 with length of service
  • Access to BUPA
  • A wonderful team of people, with lots of inter-company support and training 

4Recruitment Services is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and HealthCare Professionals. We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Luke Mathurin on

Get similar jobs like these by email

By submitting your details you agree to our T&C's

Apply Now