Contextual Safeguarding Manager - CSE & Gangs - £54,450

Location
London
Salary
£48 - £54450 per annum + Various
Posted
Sep 25, 2020
Closes
Oct 25, 2020
Ref
RM/124342
Contact
Reekhav Makvana
Organization Type
Government
Contract Type
Employee
Hours
Full Time

Contextual Safeguarding Manager

A Local Authority based in the London region is seeking an experienced Team Manager to take the lead of their specialist CSE team.

Highlights:

  • Dedicated Exploitation team which has been developed due to an emerging theme in the Local Authority
  • Local Authority achieved an Outstanding Ofsted
  • Team work closely with Functional Family Therapists specifically working with service users who maybe exploited by Gangs as part of a new trial which is the first team to be established outside the USA
  • The team also have embedded specialists such as Gang Workers
  • The Local Authority have developed an innovative exploitation mapping process, which identifies where these issues are occurring
  • Will be managing 2 Senior Practitioners, 4 Social Workers and 2 Family Support Workers
  • Salary for this post is up to £54,450
  • This is an excellent opportunity to take the reigns of a specialist and innovative team which has been setup to work with service users between 11 - 17 that maybe at risk of exploitation. You will be managing a small and stable team which uses a range of innovative approaches to help tackle issues around Gangs and Exploitation and you will have the opportunity to use your experience to further the development of the team.

    The teams role is highly focused and work closely with external agencies in order to support vulnerable Young people that maybe at risk of these issues. They also provided a preventive service which aims to engage with this service user group to prevent them being looked after by the Local Authority

    This team has reported a high level of success, which was highlighted during the authorities last inspection. Furthermore the team certainly contributed to the overall Outstanding result achieved by Childrens services.

    To be considered for this post you should have extensive experience working with this service user group. You should also have management experience

    To find out more about this post or to discuss alternatives feel free to contact me, Rico on extension 7137. Alternatively you can apply to this advert and submit an up to date CV.

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