Family Link Plus & Early Help Team Manager

Reference:2/CD/20/266 

Salary:£43,662.00 - £45,591.00 

Working Hours:18.5 

Job Share:Yes 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Shire Hall Complex, Gloucester - GL1 2TP 

Closing date:10 July 2020 at midnight 

Per annum (pro rata)

Working pattern - Wednesday pm, Thursday and Friday.

As a Team Manager you will be working with your team to provide services for and improve outcomes for children with disabilities in Gloucestershire.


You will be working and accountable for a team of Fostering Social Workers and Lead Professionals who are working directly with children with disabilities, their families and carers. You will be ensuring that effective planning, interventions and support to ensure children and young people are kept safe and able to achieve their full potential.


To undertake this role with us we need:


Your understanding of children with additional needs
Your commitment to delivering good quality services that improve outcomes for children with disabilities
Your ability to provide high support and high challenge to foster a positive team culture and deliver good outcomes for children
Your ability to support, coach and mentor to lead your team
Your resilience to work with us to drive our improvement journey for children
Your commitment to your own learning and development


For further information, please contact;

Amanda Henderson on 01452 324341 or email amanda.henderson@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Anna Stangroom on 01452 427728 or or email anna.stangroom@gloucestershire.gov.uk

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure check.

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

Only if you have difficulty accessing the information published online should you contact GCC Appointments & People Sourcing Team by telephone 01452-425888 or e-mail to ContactUs@gloucestershire.gov.uk quoting the vacancy reference number above.

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