Job Title: Deputy Team Manager
Location: Apsley, Hemel Hempstead
Salary Range: £43,857 - £46,845 pa plus £1,000 welcome payment
Hours: 37 per week
We are looking for a Deputy Team Manager to join Herts Valleys Post Hospital Review Team based in Apsley, Hemel Hempstead.
With a professional qualification in Social Work or Occupational Therapy and relevant registration you will manage a team of Social Workers, Community Care Officers and Support Officers in order to ensure the teams roles and responsibilities are undertaken effectively and efficiently on a day to day basis.
You will also oversee the management of social care staff who are working in integrated teams and support the Team Manager. You will plan, allocate and review workloads, manage priorities and implement and improve systems and processes to achieve performance targets.
You will have extensive knowledge and experience in the field of adult social care, with an emphasis on safeguarding practice and related legislation. You will have the ability to manage competing service priorities and a sound grasp of current legislation, personalisation agenda and meeting the business objectives of the department. Demonstrating management potential, you will have excellent all-round communication and negotiation skills in leading an experienced staff team and in working with the Statutory, Voluntary and Independent sector partners.
Benefits of working for Hertfordshire County Council include £1000 welcome payment, lease car and relocation packages (terms and conditions apply).
Closing Date: Sunday 17th January 2021
Interview Date: Monday 25th January 2021
For an informal discussion and more information please contact: Wendy Hull, Team Manager on 07971794926 or email email@example.com
- Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)
- Excellent Career Development
- Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
- Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
- Shopping Discounts
- Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes
Safeguarding: Safeguarding children and adults is of utmost importance to Hertfordshire County Council. The Council requires employees to abide by legislation and best practice to enable Hertfordshire to achieve this. This role has been identified as requiring a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check. For more information Click Here
English Fluency: The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.
Disability Confident: We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and guarantee an interview to anyone disclosing a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.
Diversity: We are an inclusive employer and value a diverse workforce
Driving Roles Only: As part of this role, you will be required to travel to other HCC Sites/Residences either using your own mode of transport or a company car. In light of this, the ability to drive and/or travel around the County is required for this role and a DVLA check will be required on appointment.
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