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Strategic Lead - Thurrock Council

Strategic Lead - Thurrock Council

  • Location

    Thurrock, Essex

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £350.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable, depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Strategic Lead (Service Manager) to work within Thurrock Councils Childrens Social Services.

Job Purpose

  • To provide strategic leadership to Children's Social Care and deputise for the Assistant Director of Children's Social Care.
  • To lead the service for CIN, Child Protection and Safeguarding.
  • To ensure children are safeguarded, there are good plans in place for children and outcomes for children are excellent.
  • To lead and manage significant budgets across the service.
  • To work closely with the senior leadership team and Assistant Director within Children's Services to support the transformation agenda.
  • To play a full, pro-active and innovative part in the management and development of the Directorate.
  • Represent the Directorate at all relevant health and partner strategic meetings.
  • To promote the Council in regional and national forums.
  • To provide programme management of significant aspects of the transformation of Children's Services and contribute to the development of a "whole system approach" working in close partnership with other departments and agencies

You will need to be:

HCPC registered

Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

Competitive pay rates

Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies

1st tier agency

Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly