Qualified Social Worker (Team Leader)

Gatwick, West Sussex
£31,000 per annum
03 Apr 2018
26 Apr 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Job Details:

Contact Email: danesh.kalia@hays.com

Closing date: 26/04/2018

Reference: 3252153

Location: Gatwick

Salary: £31000 - 31000 per year +


Job Description:

Team Leader job for a Qualified Social Worker based in Gatwick, West Sussex within a Welfare service for vulnerable families. Paying up to £31k.

Your new company

Working within a purpose built service near Gatwick, you will be working for an organisation that has 25 years of experience operating and managing Care and Justice services within the U.K. You will be working within their Pre-Departure Accommodation services that provides welfare accommodation and support for families waiting to be repatriated. The service has recently undergone extensive renovation and provides intensive support at a critical point in the lives of the service users.

Your new role

As Team Leader, you will lead a team of project workers in the Pre-Departure Accommodation services, maximising their performance and ensuring the provision of a high quality standard of care and support. You will ensure that all staff members adhere to company values and best practice standards at all times. You will ensure the safeguarding of all service users and support child protection procedures. You will also be part of the on-call roster for Social Work support.

What you’ll need to succeed

You will be a Qualified Social Worker with a valid HCPC registration and will have experience working within Children and Family services. You will have some experience of leading a team and will be able to effectively monitor and maximise the performance of those working within your team. You will have a resilient and caring nature, while maintaining a commitment to professional boundaries. The service is in operation 24/7, so you will be able to work flexible hours to meet the needs of the service.

What you’ll get in return

You will receive a salary of £31,000, along with ongoing support and development opportunities within the organisation. You will also receive a competitive holiday entitlement, company pension and free on-site parking. Working in one of only two Pre-Departure Accommodation facilities in the U.K., you will have a chance to work in a rewarding role that will see you provide support to families at a time when it is most critical.

What you need to do now

Click apply to send an updated copy of your CV to us now by clicking the 'Apply' button, or contact Danesh Kalia (0207 259 8715).

Alternatively, visit https://www.hays.co.uk/jobs/g4s/index.htm for more information about the organisation. 


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