Director of Children’s Social Care

Location
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary
c£135k
Posted
23 Jun 2022
Closes
29 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Full time

Put people at the heart of everything we do.

We want Cambridgeshire and Peterborough to be the very best place to grow up, to grow old and to live well. Working across both upper tier authorities and with a real commitment to improving outcomes for people of all ages these are unique, shared roles which require experienced and enabling leaders.

Director of Children’s Social Care 

Our Statutory DCS, you’ll bring the engaging, positive and professional leadership needed to ensure that the children and young people of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are safe, supported and are able to thrive. You’ll work across both Councils, with a strong focus on improving services and outcomes by working with partners, locally and regionally. You’ll equally ensure we sustain a strong and constructive relationship with Ofsted.

Committed to safeguarding and corporate parenting, you’ll also need to share our passion for growing and developing a professional, resilient, and well supported workforce across all of Children’s Services.

We expect you to be a qualified social worker, but it’s first and foremost your leadership skills and ability to positively motivate and empower our teams that matters most.

If you want to be part of creating something special, please contact our consultants at Penna:

Carol Coyle on 07500 887849, Helen Alwell on 07809 905467 or Ben Cox on 07809 374692

To apply please click the Apply Now link below.