Pertemps Managed Solutions are currently recruiting for a highly reputable Local Authority who are looking for Assistant Team Manager for an Adults Locality Team based in Woking
We client is looking for Assistant Team Managers, who will be able to demonstrate a high level of understanding and commitment to the personalisation agenda and be able to demonstrate an applied knowledge of Adult Social Care legislation including the Mental Capacity Act and the NHS Continuing Healthcare National Framework.
They will be excellent communicators and demonstrate the skills and ability to manage and support the day to day running of a busy, dynamic team effectively prioritising daily challenges and expectations. They will be confident in making sound decisions that respond flexibly and quickly to changing needs that arise in a high pressure locality team environment. You will be able to develop effective partnership relationships with individuals, carers and families and positive relationships with professional health staff, both within and outside the locality team. You will based in Woking supporting the manager to deliver high quality personalised adult social care and supporting timely, safe and effective hospital discharges.
ou must have significant post qualification experience, including some management experience in a social care setting, and be able to demonstrate good understanding of both the health and social care agendas. A key accountability of the role is developing staff practice and therefore applicants must be able demonstrate evidence of providing effective professional supervision to less experienced colleagues. You must also be able to demonstrate an applied and effective knowledge of safeguarding vulnerable adults’ procedures and be able to evidence this.
To qualifiy for role you must be:
- HCPC Registered
- 4 years minimum social work experience
- Management experience
- Degree/Diploma in Social Work
For more information please apply and a recruitment consultant will be in touch with further information