Operations Manager

Recruiter
We Care Recruitment Solutions
Location
County Durham
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
23 Nov 2020
Closes
27 Nov 2020
Ref
1832613091
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a temporary Operations Manager in Durham Children's Services.

The post holder will be responsible for the management and direction of the Operations (Locality) Team, ensuring the most effective and efficient deployment of available resources. They will support the development and delivery of service aims and objectives, which in turn will contribute to the wider service area and the council’s corporate priorities.

The post holder will support the service management team in embedding the vision, values and behaviours of the council.

To be eligible for this vacancy you must meet the following criteria:
  • Recognised Social Work qualification
  • Management qualification to level 5 or equivalent (desirable)
  • Substantial post qualifying experience in management and developing services to Children and Young People
  • Significant experience of working in Social Care
  • Substantial experience of work involving safeguarding of vulnerable people
  • Substantial experience of working in and delivering effective services to children and families
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the current challenges facing the Children’s Workforce at national, regional and local levels