Adult Casework Team Manager Vacancy

Trafford Carers Centre is seeking an inspiring individual to shape, influence and drive forward our organisation to deliver services that best meet the needs of unpaid carers supporting someone in Trafford.

As part of the Senior Leadership Team, you will support the operational management and leadership of the adult caseworkers.  They will combine strategic oversight with operational management supporting adult caseworkers.  The post holder will have a pivotal and influential role in developing partnerships, strategic growth and demonstrating impact.

You will be educated to degree level or have an equivalent level of proven experience relevant to the role. With a strong emphasis on people management, quality assessing, impact measurement, building successful partnerships, delivering results and inspiring others. You will work effectively in collaboration with funders, VCSFE groups and carers.

The post holder will need to exercise initiative, good judgement and react to unplanned and irregular events.


Key deliverables: 

  • Support operational management and delivery of statutory carers assessments, reviews, carer support and place-based support
  • Lead and manage a team of caseworkers through supervision, performance management and quality assessments
  • Impact measurement and data management for reporting purposes
  • Work in partnership with other organisations and key roles across Trafford including Social Prescribers and Neighbourhood Engagement Officers to support access to relevant groups and activities, while in turn reaching out to hidden carers identified by other parties.


Conditions of Work

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours of work: 35 hours Monday to Friday, between the hours of 9.00am – 8:00pm, with some occasional weekend work, which will be compensated by time off in lieu.
  • Salary: £24,000 – £26,000 per annum
  • Period of notice: 3 months
  • Probation period: 6 months


How to Apply:

Please complete an application form stating relevant experience related to the job description and purpose specification and return to


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Adult Casework Team Manager Job Description


Closing date: Midday, Friday 8th April 2022

Trafford Carers Centre strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.