Team Leader (Learning Disabilities Social Work Service)

Team Leader (Learning Disabilities Social Work Service)

Salary : £38,052 – £40,858 per annum

Location : Sovereign House


Full Time, Fixed Term up to 18 months due to funding



An opportunity has arisen for an outstanding individual to fill a Team Leader post within the Learning Disabilities Social Work service.


You will be joining a well-regarded supportive management team managing a number of high performing staff. You will work closely with Health colleagues and other stakeholders in promoting empowerment and supporting independent living and contributing to strategic priorities.


Requirements of the post:

– Dip SW or CQSW or CSS;

– Substantial social work experience including previous experience operating as a level 3 social worker, or relevant social work management experience;

– Communication and presentation skills sufficient to convey a clear and convincing argument, both orally and in the form of written reports;

– Ability to confront challenges, balance risk & make appropriate decisions;

– Ability to manage, supervise, motivate and develop staff effectively;

– Knowledge and ability to ensure the provision of high quality services that are appropriate and sensitive to the needs of multicultural communities.



For an informal discussion please contact Ranjan Ravat on 0116 4545419.


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