Job Title: Deputy Team Manager
Location: Apsley, Hemel Hempstead
Salary Range: £42,683 - £45,591 pa
Hours: 37 per week
We are looking for a Deputy Team Manager to join Watford Extended Involvement Team covering the Older People’s Service in Herts Valleys based in Apsley, Hemel Hempstead.
With a professional qualification in Social Work or Occupational Therapy and registration with the Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC) you will manage Social Workers, Occupational Therapists and Community Care Officers, in order to ensure the business of the care group is 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 Managers in achieving targets in supporting older people living in the community. 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 working with the Statutory, Voluntary and Independent sector partners.
Benefits of working for Hertfordshire County Council include £1000 welcome payment, leaser car and relocation packages (terms and conditions apply).
Closing Date: 8th December 2019
Interview Date: 18th December 2019
For an informal discussion and more information please contact: Malcolm Sellen on 01442 453517 or email email@example.com