Assistant Director

Posted 24 October 2023
Salary £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency is looking for an Assistant Director for their North England Fostering services. This is a permanent, full-time position that is hybrid working with travel to each regional hub.

The ideal applicant will have significant experience of working in Fostering services at a Senior Management level preferably with private sector/charity experience.

Benefits for you as the Assistant Director:

  • Bonus
  • 28 Days Annual leave + public holidays (rises incrementally)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Mileage paid at 0.45ppm
  • Additional benefits

Your responsibilities as the Assistant Director:

  • Working with each Regional Manager
  • Focussing on Practice Improvement, Policies & Procedures
  • Business Development
  • Budget Management
  • Service Development

Requirements of you as the Assistant Director:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A Social Work England registration
  • Significant experience of working within Fostering
  • Significant experience of working at a Senior Management level
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: North West or West Yorkshire

Salary up to: £80,000 + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny - 07532079698 (

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation