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Team Manager - Placements Team

Job Title: Team Manager - Placements Team
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Swindon
Salary: £41 per hour
REF: LMHC45646
Contact Name: Liam Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Team Manager - Placements Team to work with one of our clients based in Swindon. You will be working for the council.

Monday - Friday 

Shift Times may vary

Temp contract 

Pay rates up to £41ph

Main Duties

  • To manage a small Placements Team of social workers , placement officers and business support
  • To play a key leadership role in the Brokerage Team Project to achieve the development of the new team 
  • To determine priorities, assess need, safeguard children and provide positive placements so as to promote positive outcomes in line with national standards, working closely and collaboratively with other areas of children’s services, partner and other external agencies.
  • To ensure effective monitoring of the quality of placements 
  • To maintain strong professional relationships with external providers to ensure high quality , stable placements that are value for money
  • To provide high support and high challenge to colleagues to ensure children are in the right placement in a timely way

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 Liam Murphy on