Head of Service

Posted 05 March 2023
Salary £64261 - £69395 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Local Authority are looking for a Head of Service for their Future Options services - includes: Mental Health, AMHP, EDT, Learning Disabilities, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding and CQC. This is an excellent opportunity to manage the service into the next stage of it's development.

This is a full-time and permanent position that is hybrid working (in the office once/twice per week). The ideal candidate will have prior experience within Adult's Mental Health services at a management level.

Benefits for you as the Head of Service:

  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • A good work life balance
  • A Local Authority Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Your responsibilities as the Head of Service:

  • Service Development
  • Staff management
  • Budget management

Requirements of you as Head of Service:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Significant experience of working within Management positions
  • Significant experience of working within Adult's Mental Health services
  • Budget management experience
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Adult's Social Care

Location: South Yorkshire

Salary Scale: £64,000 - £69,395 + benefits

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