Head of Lifelong Services

West Sussex
up to £85,000 per annum
22 Mar 2019
17 Apr 2019
Job role
Head of Service
Contract Type
Full time

About the job

The Head of Lifelong Services will lead and deliver a new, co-produced, integrated and whole life approach and service working with people with lifelong disabilities of all ages and their families, which will:

o     Offer early intervention and build on strengths to develop skills and independence;

o     Promote and maintain safety and good health;

o     Intervene only when needed and encourage alternative ways of providing support;

o     Encourage and facilitate employment, valued roles and relationships within their communities; and

o     Make best use of public money. 

Join us – Make a difference in our communities

West Sussex County Council provides services to more than 850,000 residents every day and has pledged to change the way it works, do more, embrace its communities and be ambitious. The West Sussex Plan sets out how the County Council plans to shape its services for the next five years. We will focus on:

o     Giving our children and young people the best start in life

o     Ensuring West Sussex is a prosperous place

o     Our communities will be strong, safe and sustainable

o     We will support you in later life to remain independent

o     We will be a council that works for our communities 

If you would like to discuss the role in further detail, please contact Nikki Greaves 0113 200 3733 or 07384 673913 nikki.greaves@hays.com or Dawar Hashmi 07772 368388 Dawar.hashmi@hays.com

Closing date: 17th April 2019