Head of Service – Service Improvement

Tempest Executive

South West

Tempest Executive are currently looking for a Head of Service – Service Improvement working for a local government. The post holder will take a lead practice development role within the Family Support and Safeguarding Service, primarily in the children with disabilities service. This will include the development of our local offer. The post will also hold the lead role for SEND across Children's Support and Safeguarding. The role will also provide an opportunity to pilot the Designated Social Care Officer role as proposed in the government's SEND green paper.

The officer would be responsible for linking between children's social care and SEND teams focusing on

  •                      Better alignment of the SEND and social care systems, providing a more joined-up experienced for families
  •                      Social care provision helping children and young people meet identified outcomes and aspirations.
  •                       Needs being met earlier, preventing avoidable crises
  •                      More proportionate and tailored assessments and decision making
  • If you are interested in this role and would like to see a full job description, please email me at tiasinclair@tempestresourcing.co.uk

    Tempest Executive’s consultants are Local Government specialists in their sectors with more than 50 years combined experience. Our extensive network and understanding of our clients’ and candidates’ needs, means that we consistently place the best candidates in hard-to-fill roles within short time frames. We provide value for money and a first class aftercare service. To find out more about what we can offer, contact us now.

    Job Information

    • Role: Head of Service – Service Improvement
    • Role Type: Children's Social Care
    • Location: South West
    • Sector: Children’s Social Care
    • Status: Open
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