DO YOU WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE TO THE LIVES OF CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES?
As the Head of our Children and Family Services you will provide senior leadership to ensure the delivery of an integrated, trauma informed, solution focused framework from Early Intervention to Safeguarding
In addition to being the Local Authority Principle Social Worker, you will be responsible for the delivery services for, SEND provision, Early Years, Children’s Social Care and Local Education Authority duties.
As a senior leader in children and family services the successful candidate must have previous experience within a local authority, a background in Social Care is preferred but not essential.
Additional experience includes:
Line management, leadership and supervisory responsibility.
Development of policies, procedures and strategic plans.
Commissioning of services
Quality Assurance framework and performance management to improve services
Innovating, motivating staff and other agencies.
Improving service delivery and outcomes for children and families.
Challenging service users, colleagues and professionals whilst maintaining good working relationships.
A generous holiday entitlement starting at 26 days pro rata per annum plus bank holidays
Flexible shift working hours
Eye care vouchers.
Cycle to work scheme
For an informal discussion please contact Aisling Khan on Aisling.Khan@Scilly.gov.uk
Please submit completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org or:
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Isles of Scilly
Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.
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