Child & Family Support Manager – South West London

Closing date: 25 Feb 2015

A rare opportunity for creative service development in south west London!

We are appointing three experienced and creative Social Workers to develop and manage our Child & Family Support Service, working with volunteers to support families with children up to the age of 13. This is a full time role with initial focus on service delivery in the London Boroughs of Richmond and Wandsworth.

The nature of the post will require flexibility and the ability to work from time to time during the evening and weekend. Time off in lieu will be given. The post holder will work as part of a team with shared responsibility to provide out of hours emergency telephone cover and social work support to the CEO.

To provide leadership, development and effective day-to-day management of the preventative services of Welcare with vulnerable children and families in South West London with initial specific responsibilities for service delivery in the boroughs of Richmond and Wandsworth. To implement and develop the Child & Family Support Service with volunteers supporting families with children up to the age of 13. To lead the development of Welcare group work programmes to support children impacted by domestic abuse.

Please see the job description and personal specification attached below. To apply please download the application form and or email info@welcare.org specifying which post you are interested in.

Interview dates: Tuesday 10 & Wednesday 11 March 2015

Job Location: Richmond Centre, Parkway House, Sheen Lane, East Sheen, London, SW14 8LS