Safeguarding Social Work Team Manager

Role: Team Manager
Location: West Midlands
Team:  Safeguarding
Pay: £41.42 per hour
Contract: Full-Time, Locum contract
In the office: Hybrid

Job Overview:

Are you an experienced Social Work professional ready to lead and inspire a dedicated team? We are seeking a skilled Safeguarding Team Manager to join a stable local authority known for its low caseloads and robust senior management. This locum contract offers a competitive hourly rate of £41.42.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the safeguarding team to ensure high standards of practice.
  • Oversee casework, ensuring effective safeguarding of children and young people.
  • Provide supervision, support, and development to team members.
  • Collaborate with senior management to implement best practices and policies.
  • Maintain accurate and timely records in accordance with regulatory requirements.


  • Social Work England registration is essential.
  • Proven experience in safeguarding and team management.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Commitment to maintaining low caseloads and high-quality service delivery.


  • Competitive hourly rate.
  • Opportunity to work within a supportive and well-managed local authority.
  • Low caseloads allowing for focused and effective management.

How to Apply:

For more information or to apply, please contact Emily at 07902371315 or send your CV and cover letter to


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