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Herefordshire Council - Director - Child Safeguarding

Herefordshire Council - Director - Child Safeguarding

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    Herefordshire, England

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    Social Care

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    Lorna Burner

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    about 1 month ago

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Improving and developing their children's services and outcomes for children and young people in Herefordshire is the council's number one priority. We are on a big improvement journey, and you will be joining our new DCS to truly transform services and change lives.

A qualified social worker, you'll be responsible for the operational management of safeguarding (specifically the IRO, CP Chairs and LADO services), quality assurance, and improvement services. Children and young people are at the centre of everything that we do, and you'll be key to inspiring and driving continuous improvement, to provide the very best outcomes for them.

A particular emphasis will be around driving up the quality and consistency of practice and utilising data effectively to develop a strong partnership approach.

This role is for an immediate start and daily rate is negotiable for the right candidate.

If you are interested in this role please send your updated CV in the first instance.