Deputy Head of Service

Charles Hunter Associates
51000.00 - 61000.00 GBP Annual + + Amazing benefits
08 Jul 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Deputy Head of Service- Safeguarding and Family Support
East London Local Authority

A salary of up to GBP60,000 + terrific benefits

This Organisation are looking for someone who can lead, develop, organise and control a professional service area ensuring that all the services are met by the origination.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and organisation as well as to interact with other and to have the ability of influence and motivate.

Are you:

  • An experienced social work Manager?
  • A driven individual?
  • Have vast experience in frontline services?


  • Salary of up to GBP60,000 per annum
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Final salary Pension scheme

You will be involved in:

  • Lead the development and oversee the implementation of policy, systems, contracts, processes, performance criteria, standards, governance frameworks, and procedures within area of responsibility
  • Manage responses to complex professional or politically sensitive issues within the area of responsibility
  • Plan and ensure service delivery within a complex / diverse service area. Control operational activities within the service area and ensure professional standards are delivered
  • Develops service plans to meet strategic business goals. Ensure compliance with all internal and external standards

You will have:

  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Enhanced DBC Clearance
  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Substantial Continuing Professional Development

Want to apply?

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on or via email for further details