Assistant Director - Social Care & Early Help

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/07/2024 12:00
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Executive / Managerial
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Seafield House, Redcar, TS10 1SP
Number of posts:
Closing date:
15 Jul
Further Information
Assistant Director – Social Care and Early Help
Salary - £90,402 (pay award pending) plus Hybrid Working and an excellent benefits package
We are looking for an exceptionally talented leader who will bring a brighter future to every child and young person in Redcar and Cleveland.
This is an exciting time in Redcar and Cleveland as we have a new Directorate management team who have a clear vision of the Directorate’s ambitions to deliver outstanding services to children and families.  This is an ideal opportunity to join them in shaping services and leading talented teams who are committed to improving outcomes and life chances for our children and young people.
We believe that investing in positive relationships is essential in supporting children and their families and our “Relationships First” practice model focuses on building relationships with children, families and each other. 
As our Assistant Director for Social Care and Early Help, you will be a qualified social worker who will ensure that we safeguard and nurture our most vulnerable children, support our families in need and work with our teams to continually improve.
You will work collaboratively with partners and other agencies to ensure that all children are given the best possible start in life and are well equipped and inspired to go on to fulfil their ambitions and potential.
We offer an excellent person-centred working environment valuing supervision, training and opportunities for professional development.
For a confidential discussion please contact Danielle Swainston, Executive Director for Children and Families on 07969280745.
Closing date 15 July 2024 (12:00 noon)

Please read through the person specification for the role below and send us a supporting statement outlining how you fit the criteria, along with your CV, to Recruitment@redcar-cleveland.gov.uk
Please note
This job is closed for applications.