Head of Service

Posted 13 September 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameSamantha Cunningham

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Head of Service for their Midlands Fostering service.

This is a full-time, and permanent position.

The ideal Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Senior/Management position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. Local Authority experience is welcome. This is a great chance to have a stimulating challenge and help develop a well-known and established further.

Benefits as Head of Service:

  • Competitive pay rate
  • A very supportive team culture and a supportive management team.
  • A great opportunity to enhance your experience.
  • Dedicated recruitment consultant

Your responsibilities as the Head of Service:

  • Budget Management
  • Business Development
  • Strategic Development
  • Staff Management
  • Performance Management

Requirements of you as Head of Service:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Significant experience of working in Fostering
  • Experience of working within a Senior/Managerial position
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Worcestershire

Salary: To be discussed + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Samantha Cunningham

If this role isn't 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