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Social Services Managers and Directors

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£33,978

Median salary

New workers start around £13,452.40. Normal pay is £33,978 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £78,746.57.

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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

About this career

  • Liaises with representatives of other relevant agencies.
  • Studies and advises upon changes in legislation that will impact upon social service provision.
  • Monitors and evaluates departmental performance with a view to improving social service provision.
  • Plans work schedules, assigns tasks and delegates responsibilities of social services staff.
  • Determines staffing, financial, material and other short and long-term needs.
  • Provides leadership and management to ensure services are delivered in accordance with statutory requirements and in line with the local authority social services department’s policies and procedures.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

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Skills

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Monitoring
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Learning Strategies
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Reading Comprehension
69
Writing
66
Speaking
66
Active Listening
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Critical Thinking
65
Active Learning
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Mathematics
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Science
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Health, Social Care and Nursing (Online Course)

  • Course code: CANONL
  • Level: 3
  • Qualification: Access, Diploma
  • Awarding body: Cambridge Access Validating Agency (CAVA)
  • Duration: One year
  • Course type: Distance learning, FREE (Eligibility Applies)

Equality and Diversity

  • Course code: CEAD
  • Level: 2
  • Qualification: Certificate
  • Awarding body: Northern Council for Further Education (NCFE)
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Course type: Part-time, Short course

Principles of Dementia Care

  • Course code: CPDC
  • Level: 2
  • Qualification: Certificate
  • Awarding body: Northern Council for Further Education (NCFE)
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Course type: FREE (Eligibility Applies), Part-time
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