Head of Social Care
HOURS: Full Time
SALARY: Circa £50,000 - £60,000 Depending on Experience & Qualifications
This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic third sector organisation as Head of Social Care. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the successful applicant will become an integral part of the Senior Leadership Team working to ensure a high quality, value for money Social Care service is provided to our customers.
We are looking for someone with excellent leadership and people management skills who has worked at a senior level. This post requires a person who is a creative/strategic thinker who can motivate, embrace, influence and communicate positive improvements. You will be adept at managing multi - priorities, able to work well under pressure in an organised way with high attention to detail.
Experience of working in a domiciliary care setting is essential.
Key Elements of the role:
> Lead the delivery, development and implementation of high quality, safe, reliable and effective domiciliary and extra care services.
> Provide leadership to registered managers and the wider staff team, ensuring quality growth and financial ambitions.
> Ensure adherence to CQC, Local Authority and internal standards, planning appropriately and driving forward improvement plans.
> Play a key role in driving the future of the service, monitoring performance to create a blueprint for successful delivery.
Applicants should have a degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant Health and Social Care qualification or five years’ senior management experience in social care.
We are committed to delivering equality of opportunity for all of our service users and staff. Our aim is to create a workplace which is free from discrimination and diversity is celebrated. We aim to create an environment where staff and service users are equally valued and supported.
Local Solutions is committed to safeguarding all children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Our Mission is to Build Resilience, Raise Aspiration, and Improve lives.
Our work is focused on serving the communities within the Liverpool city region and North Wales. We are guided by our VISION of a society in which all people can live with dignity, lead fulfilled lives and realise their potential.
Excellent benefits package available
Applicants must have a driving license and use of a private vehicle.
Post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure
Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 19th January 2022.
If you would like further information contact 0151 705 2381
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