Head of Service - Mental Health

Recruiter
Hampton's Resourcing
Location
North East
Salary
£500 - £600 per day
Posted
13 Mar 2019
Closes
22 Mar 2019
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Head of Service - Mental Health

I am currently seeking a candidate for an interim Head of Service, Mental Health within Adult Social Care. This will be working for a local authority in the North East on a 6-month assignment, paying up to £600 per day. You will be responsible for managing the mental health team within the authority and reporting directly to the assistant director of adults.

The authority is looking for a candidate that fits the following:

  • Significant experience within social care, specifically adult's mental health
  • Developing and operationally managing the AMHP service and mental health lead on MAPPA, and the Court Diversion Panel.
  • Strong leadership skills whilst managing a motivated team
  • Experience of financial / budget management
  • Extensive experience of strategic partnership working with other agencies
  • Experience of change management

This post is for an immediate start.

To enquire about this opportunity, please contact Georgina on 01926 353 999 or email

Hampton's Resourcing prides itself on creating opportunities for Social Care Senior Managers to challenge themselves to continually develop their skills and experience. Our aim is to consistently find work for the most talented individuals within Children's and Adults Social Care services, across the UK