Strategic Lead - Early Help

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 role has the responsibility for developing a Trust wide approach to Early Help and prevention and to lead the development and delivery of coherent, outcome-focused and cost-effective Early Help services. You will ensure that the strategic direction of the Trust’s early help services is well-defined, outcome-focused, and reflected in effective policy, planning and delivery.

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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