Department of Children’s Services

Children’s Social Care


Independent Reviewing Manager

PO5:  £40,760 – £43,662 pa

1 x 37 hours per week


Based at Margaret McMillian Towers, Princes Way Bradford BD1 1NN


The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016, requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.


The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert, outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate. Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application.



Bradford is a great northern city and district with a rich history and bright future. Over half a million people live here including over 150,000 children and young people under 19, making Bradford the youngest city in Europe. Bradford are on a journey to excellence, ensuring children are at the heart of everything we do.


This is a great opportunity to be part of the Reviewing and Safeguarding Unit as an IRO Manager. You will need to be a qualified social worker with management experience. You will have excellent organisational skills alongside the capacity to meet demanding targets to ensure best outcomes for our children who are looked after.


The IRO service is critical to driving improvements to bring about positive outcomes in children’s lives. We would like to hear from you if you feel that you could be part of this journey to strengthen and improve services.


An enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure & Barring Service will be undertaken for this post.


Further information can be obtained by contacting Amandip Johal – Head of Service on 07773 248040 or email    


Application deadline 25th June 2020
Job reference 305222
Job location Bradford
Hours per-week 37
Salary £40,760 - £43,662

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