Assistant Team Managers – Assessment Service, Care Planning service and Adolescent Service

In Croydon our Children’s Services are on an energetic change journey, with new management, innovative approaches and considerable pace.

We have made a great start, and are now looking for Assistant Team Managers for our Assessment Service, Care Planning Teams and Adolescent Support Teams.

These new roles are already part of the Assessment Service and we are now introducing them into our Care Planning and Adolescent Services.

We are looking for passionate social workers who are ready to take the next step in their social work career. Working with Team Managers, you will supervise up to four team members and support your Team Manager to lead an outstanding service to children and young people.

With a salary up to £47,511 and a welcome and recruitment package of £8,000 (paid within 20 months – for locums and new external candidates).

We can offer a development & learning programme to support your management and leadership skills which include an Aspiring Leader Programme for children’s social workers, Black & Minority Ethnic Aspiring Managers and systemic supervision training for all managers and senior leaders in addition to a 5 day protected induction programme.

For an informal discussion with our Service Managers please contact:-

Veronica Leigh (Assessment Service) on 0208 726 6000 Ext. 63079

Jo Ross (Care Planning) 0208 726 6400 Ext 60963

Liz Futcher (Adolescent Services) 0208 726 6400 (Ext 18307)

To apply for this role, please email both your CV and Supporting statement, quoting ATM and the service you are applying for – Adolescents, Care Planning or Assessment to socialworkjobs@croydon.gov.uk  

Assistant Team Manager Adolescent Services

Assistant Team Manager – Care Planning and Assessment