Head of Quality and Review

Job Summary
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Full time
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Closed for applications on 25/02/2019 23:59
Band 15 £47,857 - £52,304 from 1st April 2019
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Social Care - Children Service
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Closing date:
25 Feb
Further Information

Are you passionate about making a difference for children, young people and families?

This post is to lead a newly formed quality and review team. The postholder will be responsible for Independent Reviewing Officers, Safeguarding supervision and support for our 0-19 children's health service, Hartlepool and Stockton-On-Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership and Quality Assurance and Workforce Development across Childrens Services and Adult services.

You will be part of a hard working, enthusiastic, committed and supportive team.
We were recently rated Good in our Inspection of Local Authority Childrens Services (ILACS) with outstanding for children in care and care leavers.

Inspectors found that "Social workers and managers have good access to training and development opportunities. Senior managers recognise that the provision of high-quality social work services relies on a well-trained, supported and motivated workforce."

We are committed to providing high quality services and offer an excellent working environment valuing supervision, training and opportunities for professional development.

Applicants should have experience of children's safeguarding, possess a social work qualification and have experience of managing staff.

For further information, please contact Danielle Swainston (Assistant Director, Childrens services) on 01429 523732.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.