Head of Fostering & Adoption (children's services)
Responsible for all aspects of the fostering and adoption services- planning; developing and performance management. You will oversee the delivery of the strategic leadership and operational responsibility for social care and SEND teams. Leading and continuously challenging to improve not only the quality but also the effectiveness of practice.
A skilled operator you naturally look to develop plans which include clear objectives and create positive outcomes ensuring close collaboration with colleagues across the Local Authority, key stakeholder as well as service provider. To ensure children and young people remain at the heart of everything you do and their voice and views are taken in to account when planning, delivering and improving services.
- Lead and develop a specific area of children's services including social care and/or SEND (special educational needs and disabilities) teams.
- Improve outcomes for children through constructively and effectively challenging professional and managerial practice.
- Ensure that service delivery support and quality assurance processes are monitored, reviewed and redesigned to ensure the optimal efficiency and effectiveness
- Be responsible for the preparation implementation and monitoring of plans for the specific service area and contribute to directorate and multi-agency planning and strategies.
How to Apply
If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Panoramic Associates, Lola Balogun for a confidential conversation on 0117 332 8090.
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