Social Work Team Leader

Job Type






Posted Date


Closing Date

Job Type

Social Work Team Leader Responsibilities:

– To be responsible and accountable for the CLIC Sargent Paediatric and Teenage & Young Adult services.
– To ensure that children, young people and young adults with cancer and their families receive a quality, timely and effective service.
– Promote and implement CLIC Sargent Service Standards.
– To ensure the Hear By Right principles underpin service delivery.
– Lead and maintain effective partnership working with NHS Trusts , Cancer Networks, Social Care Services and community / partner organisations.

Social Work Team Leader Requirements:
– A recognised Professional Social Work qualification and registered with Social Work England.
– Significant experience of working with children / young people and / or young adults involving complex case work and case load management.
– Experience of safeguarding children and vulnerable adult procedures and legislation.
– Proven team player.
– Ability to manage own and teams time effectively.

What we offer:
In return for your commitment, we offer a great reward package, which includes generous annual leave entitlement, pension scheme and season ticket loan.

About CLIC Sargent:
Every day, 12 children and young people in the UK hear the shocking news they have cancer. CLIC Sargent is the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, and their families, and provides them with clinical, practical, emotional and financial support. You can be a part of helping them cope with cancer and get the most out of life.

We are always looking for talented people from all backgrounds, to join us and help improve the lives of children and young people with cancer and their families. We particularly want to encourage people from under-represented groups to step forward and apply to work or volunteer with CLIC Sargent.

CLIC Sargent is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Sign up for an interview

Would you like to register your interest in an interview for this position?

Upcoming events


Creativity and Curiosity: An ASYE community within a reflective space


Moral distress in residential child care
Job documents

Our benefits (Link)

Job description (PDF)

What we do (Link)

Other jobs from this employer
Safeguarding Team Manager (Children's Social Work)
Newly Qualified Social Worker ASYE (Children's Social Work)
Featured articles
Review of Children’s Social Care in England formally launches and publishes early plans
New research reveals link between maternal mental health and children born into care

What's new today:

Review of Children’s Social Care in England formally launches and publishes early plans

About Us

Social Work Today is an online platform, developed to give professionals a sector-specific space that creates the networks to provide them with social work information, webinars, jobs and CPD from across the UK and wider global community.

Advertise with us

There are a number of options to promote your organisation on Social Work Today, from banner and advertising spaces, to job postings that are uniquely personalised to effectively showcase your message.

Click here to find out more

  • Instagram
© Social Work Today 2021