DBS4142 Assistant Director Mental Health and Complex Needs

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
28/02/2021 23:59
£63,935 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any location within North Tyneside
Number of posts:
Closing date:
28 Feb
Further Information

Are you passionate about improving services and outcomes for vulnerable adults? Do you have a track record of leading complex services and working in partnership to transform service delivery? If so, we want to hear from you!

This is an exciting opportunity to play a lead role in our continued improvement journey in relation to adult mental health services and our Whole Life Disability service, which provides integrated support through the life-course. We have delivered a lot, achieve strong outcomes for those we support, but know there is much more we can do.

Our passion for adults in North Tyneside is to ensure everyone can say:
• I am Safe
• I am Happy
• I am Healthy
• I have Opportunities
• I have a Voice

If this is your passion too, get in touch.

You will be a confident strategic thinker and leader, whilst being equally comfortable leading key operational services. You will work collaboratively and be able to drive change across organisational boundaries. Most importantly, you will be passionate and completely focused on delivering the best possible services to those that need them.

If you’d like to discuss this career-changing opportunity, please contact Jacqui Old, Director of Children’s and Adult Services on 0191 643 7006.

Please be advised that this position will require an Enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

North Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

In addition, staff and volunteers are expected to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance in relation to safeguarding children and safe practice with vulnerable adults. Within North Tyneside, safeguarding is everybody’s business.