Team Manager - Ukrainian Family Support Project

Expiring today

20 Apr 2022
18 May 2022
Contract Type
Full Time
Bedford Council are looking for an experienced Qualified Social Work Team Manager for a Locum Team Leader position within their newly formed Ukrainian Family Support Project.

This a targeted project working with families being relocated to the area as part of the Governments scheme to house families across the UK, who are fleeing from the current issues in Ukraine. You will manage a Team who will focus on working directly with these families in order to get them settled and also access and support they may need either socially or financially. The team will also work with the families on a long term basis in order to safeguard the children within these families whilst here.

The role will work across all Directorates and across many teams so a broad experience within Children's Social Work is required

What are the requirements?

2 Years Post Qualifying experience
Social Work England registration
Previous Management experience within a Children's Social Work TeamWhat sets you apart from the crowd?

Previous experience working with refugee / migrant families
Strong intervention and safeguarding background
Previous experience within UASC / NRPF
Management experience within Children's front line servicesWhat do you get?

Onsite parking
Hybrid working model of 3 days in / 2 days out the office
Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities offering up to GBP46 per hour Umbrella / GBP36.70 PAYEWhy Charles Hunter Associates?

You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
Referral Bonus Scheme of GBP250 if you refer a "friend" or "colleague" looking for workIf you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton (phone number removed) / (phone number removed). Alternatively see our other vacancies at