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Head of Service, Children in Care - East
  • Employer: Birmingham Children's Trust
  • Reference: BCT/19/106288
  • Published: Tue 10/09/2019, 10:35 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 22/09/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £56,154 - £72,883 (plus possible relocation package up to £8,000. Terms & Conditions will apply)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Birmingham

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Head of Service, Children in Care - East

We are seeking an experienced leader for our children in care service. You will join and lead an established service comprising of 7 team managers and lead our service to good and outstanding. You will join a stable and permanent leadership team working closely together to continually improve practice. You will be committed to achieving permanence for our children in care, you will also have good financial acumen and be able to achieve best value provision for our children. You will be based at our area office in Erdington

We are the largest provider of family support and social care services for children, young people and families in the country. Our goal is to become a centre of excellence in social care and family support. Our caseloads are some of the lowest in the country and we have successfully reduced our reliance on agency social workers.

As a Trust, we are operationally independent from the local authority, we can do things differently and we can innovate. Our staff are committed and motivated to deliver excellent results, they are proud to work for the Trust.  

The challenges are big, but the opportunities are great! In return we offer up to 34 days annual leave, a bespoke leadership programme, a final salary pension and a range of employee benefits which we will be developing further. 

For an informal discussion please contact Irfan Alam, Assistant Director on 303 0626.

Interviews to be held on 7th October or 11th October 2019

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