Application deadline 19th June 2020
Job reference CYSS000621
Job location East Riding of Yorkshire
Hours per-week 37
Salary £ERYC GRADE 14 £45,591 Per annum

Job Term: Permanent

Appointment Type: Full time

Days of work: Monday – Friday

Hours per week: 37

Place of Work: Bridlington Children Centre


East Riding of Yorkshire Council are currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Area Manager to work full-time within a Social Work team in Bridlington. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in Children’s Services.


Key Purpose of the post:


-To lead a team of team managers who manage professional Social Workers, Workers whose task is to fulfil on behalf of the Local Authority’s statutory duties and responsibilities for children and young people in need and/or in need of protection and children looked after, assessing, intervening, planning and reviewing the needs of service users, and to establish, monitor and review packages of support to meet those needs.

-To safeguard children and promote the welfare of children and young people.



-A leadership team that cares and values your skills

-Tailored training and development opportunities linked to career progression

-Regular supervision, on going support and annual appraisal


Requirements of the Area Manager:

-A Social Work Degree/Qualification and are registered with the Social Work England as a qualified social worker.

-Have at least 4 Years Social Work experience.

-Know what excellence looks like and champion best practice.

-Ideally have a good working knowledge of Signs of Safety approach.

-Ability to support, develop and inspire others.

-Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to make good decisions based on the information available, ensuring effective relationships with other professionals and social workers and their commitment to supporting children, young people and their families across East Riding of Yorkshire.


Closing date: 19th June 2020

Interview date: 26th June 2020

How to apply

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