Operations Director Children & Families

Hertfordshire is an ambitious and forward thinking Council serving over one million people – 262,000 of which are children and young people under the age of 18. We are committed to protecting and empowering children and families through partnership and innovation.


We now need to recruit a new permanent Operations Director Children & Families. This is an exciting opportunity to play a pivotal role in realising our ambitions to deliver better services and improving outcomes for children and young people, with a focus on embedding the excellent award winning work achieved through the DfE Innovation Family Safeguarding model. You will have a strong background in children’s services and especially social care, hold a social work qualification and confidently offer strategic leadership within the Council and multi-agency partnerships.


If you want to advance your career, join an experienced senior management team and help shape the future of our children’s services this is the role for you and we hope you will apply.


For further information on the role please visit www.hertfordshirerecruitment.co.uk or call our advising consultants at Penna - Maggie Hennessy 07877 004648 or Anita Denton 07725 554802

Closing date: 31 May 2018.