All of our vacancies are advertised on our Lambeth Council jobs page where you can apply by completing the application form and submitting your CV.

For our Team Manager and Social Worker vacancies, please contact Crinkle Recruitment to start your application. Email: recruitment@crinklejobs.com 

Alternatively, you can find more information on all of our advertised roles on our jobs page here.

 

Service Manager - 16+ Independence
Children's Social Care
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PO9: £63,207 pa rising in annual increments to £67,521 pa incl LW

Lambeth is looking for a highly motivated and influential Service Manager for our 16 + Service to help us achieve our vision of making Lambeth one of the best places in the world for children and young people to grow up. In this role, you will play a key leadership role in the delivery of high-quality social care practice to ensure that these outcomes are realised.

In Lambeth, we have adopted a systemic approach – our “Children at the Heart of Practice” framework.  This means that when we work with families, we are committed to starting from a position of strength empowering them to build on what is working well to make the necessary change to improve their quality of life.

As the Service Manager for the 16+ service you will manage 5 mixed teams consisting of social workers and personal advisors supporting children looked after and care leavers. You will be responsible for developing and managing a new service which will support children in care between the ages of 16 to 17 years of age who are subject to Statutory Looked After arrangements as well as care leavers up until the age of 25 to make independent decisions as young adults by providing advice, information and guidance.  As the service lead, you will ensure delivery of high quality, inclusive services, responsive to the needs of young people and the wider community, address the safeguarding needs of children and young people, and promote corporate parenting principles across the council.

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Contact Crinkle Recruitment to start your application: recruitment@crinklejobs.com

Advanced Practitioner
Children's Social Care
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Up to £48,576 per annum

The Advanced Practitioner is a newly created role in Lambeth launching at the beginning of 2020.  We have situated an Advanced Practitioner in the majority of our social work teams, holding a reduced, more complex caseload alongside a team of 5 other social workers including an ASYE.

These new roles are focused on practice improvement.  As an Advanced Practitioner, you’ll be dedicated to promoting the highest standard of social work practice by supporting and developing Lambeth social workers to achieve the very best outcomes for children and families.

You will deliver and role model meaningful, creative and innovative social work practice through a collaborative and systemic approach.  Drawing on the values Lambeth’s Children at the Heart of Practice framework in your work with children and families.

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Team Manager
Children’s Social Care
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Up to £50,559 plus £4,700 pa as market supplement.

Our Team Managers are at the forefront of our offer: empowering, supporting and inspiring our social workers to get the best outcomes for children, young people and their families in Lambeth.

First and foremost, people come first. We support our team managers so that they can support their social workers so that they can support the children and families in Lambeth.

A Lambeth Team Manager is the leader of their team of 6 social workers, ensuring that the team is supported and all interventions being undertaken are purposeful, that risk is well managed and intervention is only undertaken when it is in the child’s best interests.

Contact Crinkle Recruitment to start your application.

Email: recruitment@crinklejobs.com 

Experienced Social Workers
Children’s Social Care
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£35,067-£42,609

We’re looking for Experienced Social Workers to inspire us.

You’ll be integrated into small social work teams with extra personal support from an advanced practitioner, bespoke learning and development, and excellent post-qualification opportunities. 

As a qualified Social Worker, you’ll be empowered to improve the lives of children, young people and their families within small teams, a manageable caseload and strong learning resources.

You'll bring your experience to help to motivate our team, leading by example and sharing your expertise. At all levels, we’ll welcome your ideas on how we can make our transformation a lasting success.

Contact Crinkle Recruitment to start your application.

Email: recruitment@crinklejobs.com 

 

Child Protection Conference Chair
Children's Social Care
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Up to £50,559 pa

As a highly skilled and experienced professional, you’ll have a unique post – not managing staff or budgets, but promoting and upholding the highest standards of practice. You’ll be the driving force behind new ways of working, challenging our people to meet the benchmarks that we’ve set them. You must believe in improvement and hold others to account. For that, you need to be an expert in your field: a leader with the credibility to guide and make decisions. 

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Lambeth: Children at the heart of practice