Interim Head of Service - Looked After Children

Baltimore Consulting Group
north west england, england
£450 per day
12 Jun 2019
16 Jun 2019
Professional / Specialist
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim Head of Service - Looked After Children

6 Months

North West
Baltimore Consulting Group are working on behalf of a local authority in the North West in their search for an experienced Head of Service for LAC.

Key Skills
Recent experience working at Head of Service level covering looked after children and care leavers, children with disabilities, fostering, adoption and residential childrens services.

Key Responsibilities
•To provide the strategic direction of the division
•Agency Decision Maker for Children's Services.
•Oversee and co-ordinate the service plans for the division
•Ensure efficiencies are maximised across the division and continuous improvement occurs.
•To be accountable for significant budgets
•To provide leadership to the workforce of the division.
•To ensure the effective deployment of the workforce in the division to deliver the Council's objectives.
•To ensure effective working relationships with all partners, both internal and external.
•Facilitate positive, regular engagement with all stakeholders to inform continuous service improvements.
•To contribute to the overall management of the directorate.

If you're looking at other opportunities to progress your career or know of someone that is please contact do contact Danielle on or apply today.

(We offer a senior referral scheme upon successful placement of your recommendation so please do get in contact if you know someone this role may be suitable for)

Baltimore Consulting Group is an Executive & Senior Appointments Specialist. We provide pivotal recruitment consultancy services to public sector clients across the whole UK marketplace. I personally recruit within the Children's Social Care Market so would be happy to assist you with any contract requirements you may have so please do get in contact.