Strategic Lead – Commissioning

Location
Sandwell, West Midlands
Salary
£64,699 - £73,946
Posted
18 Aug 2021
Closes
17 Sep 2021
Contract Type
Full time

Creating capacity in the system for future excellence

Sandwell Children’s Trust delivers children’s social care and targeted services to support children, young people and families in Sandwell.  From its launch in 2018, the organisation has made significant progress resulting in a better and safer environment for our children and young people. 

Recently the Trust has been focusing on a number of areas, one of which being our ethos and guiding principles. This has involved the whole workforce with some powerful messages being shared about what is driving us in our roles. We want this to shape the future and how we work with families; so, your interest in joining us has come at an important time as we continue to move together at pace to create a new story.

This is a vital role with overall responsibility for developing and implementing a successful Sufficiency Strategy and leading the development and delivery of a coherent, outcome-focused and cost-effective commissioning strategy. You will lead on a clear and coherent strategy that sets out the needs of children in Sandwell that require targeted and/or statutory social care interventions.  

For a confidential discussion contact our retained consultants at Penna: Aaron.Thomas@penna.com

Closing date for applications:  Friday 17th September 2021

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