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Families First Locality Team Leader

Location
Agile Worker / Blaina ICC
Reference
BG12630
Salary
Grade 9 (£38,553 - £42,614 per annum) 37 hours per week
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
9-12 months
Job Type
External

The post holder will support and manage the workload of and case allocations to the Family Support Workers within the Families First locality team ensuring the team carries out quality assessments based on the Joint Assessment Family Framework of need (JAFF) and formulate individual support plans using the Team around the Family approach. The Team Leader will ensure all staff within the programme are able and act on safeguarding concerns.

The post holder will hold a number of higher need cases and their associated administration tasks including preparation of reports and case recordings. The Team Leader will lead on specific elements of the Families First Programme and will supervise support workers within the team.

The successful candidate will support the Families First Team Manager in designated areas of responsibility and all other duties as required of a senior social work practitioner.

Essential to the position are CQSW; Diploma in Social Work or Social Work Degree and registration as a Social Worker by Social Care Wales; and experience of undertaking assessments and experience of safeguarding and assessment of risk.

This post requires a registration with Social Care Wales under the category of Social Care Managers / Social Workers and registration will need to be in place prior to commencement in the role. Information on how to register with Social Care Wales can be found on the following website https://socialcare.wales

Thorough pre-employment screening is undertaken during the recruitment process. The postholder will be required to complete an application for a Disclosure of Criminal Records.

Closing Date:               07/07/2022

Interview Date:            20/07/2022

 

Job Description Download
JD_FF_Locality_Team_Leader_BG12630.pdf
Closing Date
07/07/2022

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