Social Care

Head of Service – Children with Disabilities

Contract Full Time

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£450 – £550/day

Head of Service – Children with Disabilities
3-6 month interim contract to start ASAP
£450- £550 per day inside IR35 (via umbrella)
Full time

Baltimore consulting is currently working with a local authority to appoint an experienced Head of Service – Children with Disabilities service whilst they look to appoint an new permanent post holder.

You will work closely with the Assistant Director of Children's services to support with the delivery disability services for children within under a social care, care plan.

Head of Service – Children with Disabilities will operate closely with counterparts in SEND, Education and Transitions services to work towards whole life care solutions.

The successful Head of Service – Children with Disabilities will demonstrate:

good experience of operating at a strategic management level
specific experience of learning disability services
social care qualification and HCPC registration
knowledge of Child Protection, Safeguarding and Children in Care cases
understanding of the short breaks provision
robust knowledge of social care practice and leadership
Covering both operational and strategic duties this role will be well suited to an experienced AD or Head of Service who can demonstrate flexibility and creativity to improve the quality of offering to service users.

Essential experience for Head of Service – Children with Disabilities:

Leading a broad service area
social care qualification and active HCPC registration
Robust understanding of disability service offering
strong relationship and stakeholder management
knowledge of short breaks services
If you're looking at other opportunities to progress your career or know of someone that is please contact do apply today or contact Leah Overend on (phone number removed).

We offer a senior referral scheme upon successful placement of your recommendation so please do get in contact.

Baltimore Consulting Group is an Executive & Senior Appointments Specialist. We provide pivotal recruitment consultancy services to public sector clients across the whole UK marketplace