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Assistant Head of Business - Charity

  • Salary: £43000 - £55400 per annum + benefits
  • Location: West Midlands & South West
  • Date posted: 14-10-2019
  • Sector: Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006709_1571061263

One of the UK's largest Children's Charities is looking for an Assistant Head of Business for their West Midlands & South West regions.

The Assistant Head of Business will be working alongside the Management team and Directors. You will be need to be driven, committed and experienced as you will play a key role in the future growth of the organisation by undertaking specific management duties and ensuring that the organisation continues to provide high quality services and the business continues to develop and grow. The candidate will need to have proven success whilst working in a senior management role, ideally within Fostering or Adoption and show that they are committed to an organisation that will be committed to them.


What is on offer for you as the Assistant Head of Business:

  • An annual review of your salary
  • Generous annual leave excluding public holidays (annually reviewed)
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Discounted Child Care vouchers
  • Additional benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Assistant Head of Business:

  • Business development
  • Creating and maintain relationships with various organisations, including the government
  • Service quality, service effectiveness and risk assessment
  • Working closely with Fostering & Adoption Operation Managers
  • Act as an Advocate for the Charity
  • Support the development of strategic plans

Requirements for you as the Assistant Head of Business:

  • To be a qualified social worker (DipSW/CQSW)
  • To have a valid HCPC registration
  • Significant experience of working in Children's Social Work throughout your career
  • Significant experience in successfully managing a team at a senior management level
  • Proven commercial experience
  • Knowledge or experience of Charities
  • An extensive working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks regarding Children Social Work, Fostering and Adoption

Location: West Midlands & South West 

Salary Scale: £43,096 - £55,371

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or jolweny@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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!