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Team Leader

Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 

Salary:£35,727 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Harborough Children & family wellbeing Centre , Coventry Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 9BX 

Reference:CYP0927 

Closing date:24 November 2019 at midnight 


Please Note: This post will be based at Harborough Children & Family Wellbeing Centre
     
JOB PURPOSE:
To improve the outcomes and life chances of children, young people and their families in Leicestershire by:
• Supervising a team of multi-disciplinary staff
• Leading practice development in the locality
• Understanding the needs of children, young people and families at a locality level and responding to these in an innovative way using partnership approach
    
ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
• Level 4 qualification in a relevant subject e.g. NVQ4 Childcare, youth justice, social work qualification, teaching qualification, child nursing qualification
• Evidence of supporting staff and teams to maintain and develop and improve outcomes for children, young people and families, including case supervision and management oversight
• Experience if working within children's services
• Experience of working with families with a range of difficulties and levels of need
• Experience of supporting children with a range of difficulties and levels of need
• Experience of identifying the training needs of staff teams and developing and delivering input to support and develop staff
• Experience of allocating work according to need, demand and priority to a multi-disciplinary team
• Experience of working within an outcomes driven framework
• Experience of working in an environment dealing with sensitive and confidential information
• Knowledge of relevant theoretical, practical and procedural approached that help improve the lives of children and young people and demonstrate an improvement in their outcome
• Knowledge of the triggers and barriers faced by children and young people and methods of identifying and engaging early, those vulnerable to poor outcomes
• Knowledge of child development and the needs of children and young people
• Demonstrate the ability to influence and shape the environment in which you operate to achieve high quality outcomes for the children and families of Leicestershire
• Demonstrate the ability to build powerful relationships across stakeholders, peers and partners creating open transparent relationships based on trust
• Demonstrate the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post
• An understanding of and commitment to Equal opportunities, and the ability to apply this in all situations
• Must have a full driving licence and unrestricted use of a car and relevant insurances
• Follow relevant health and safety policies procedures and legislation
• The post-holder maybe required to attend from time to time other training courses conferences by his/her own training needs and needs of the service
 
Interviews will take place on the 6th December.
    
This post is the subject of an Enhanced DBS check
    
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page
   
For informal enquires please contact Jennie Wroe or Rachel Sharman  Tel: 0116 305 5223 / 0116 305 5245 or Email: Jennie.wroe@leics.gov.uk or Rachel.sharman@leics.gov.uk
             
We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
       
If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact escservicedesk@emss.org.uk


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