Team Manager - Adults Locality Service

RT Social Care
25 Apr 2019
28 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Our Client in Herefordshire is looking for an experienced Team Manager for the Adults Locality Service
GBP39 per hour
The purpose of the role is to manage an operational Adult Social Care service area(s) to meet the identified needs of the Council and its customers.
Lead a team of senior practitioner's, social workers and non-qualified officers in the delivery of a high quality Adult Social Care service to achieve improved outcomes for adults by ensuring assessments, planning and provision of services are delivered based on professional, person centred and evidence based knowledge.
All work is carried in line with Herefordshire Councils Adult Wellbeing plan 2.
Provide a service where adults are at the heart of the practice and are able to contribute to the planning of their care, providing feedback on the service(s) where required while ensuring appropriate evidence-based risk management and decision making is in place.
Monitor and manage Social work practices for teams, ensuring relevant policies are followed and ensuring all work of the team is of a high standard and quality assured, to include involvement in supporting the audit framework.
Promoting partnership working to safeguard the welfare of adults.
Act as a specialist technical reference in regards to the social work areas relevant to the role.
Lead and manage the development and implementation of changes in adult social care individually and collaboratively.
Lead and support the development of the workforce both through individual staff development and contributing to training programmes.
Take the lead for reviewing and developing policies and procedures, relevant to the practice area.
Maintain the effective delivery of systems and processes to ensure the efficient management of the team, using analysis of data to inform service delivery.
Ensure a robust approach is taken in regards to keeping accurate records of advice given and decision making.