Interim Assistant Director of Adult Social Services

Local Government
The Role

Our client, a Local Authority in the South East, are seeking an Interim Assistant Director of Adult Social Services.

Responsibilities

  • Provide strong and visible leadership within the service of Adult Social Care
  • Foster effective operational partnerships between the service and external organisations
  • Ensuring the delivery of professional and high quality services for Adult Social Care
  • Ensure the implementation of strategies to continuously improve performance, champion development, and promote a positive image for Adult Social Care
  • contribute to negotiations with external service providers,
  • Contribute to the annual formulation of budgets and take a strategic quality driven approach to service and policy development

You will have

  • Significant experience in Adult social care, policy development and management in a similar environment
  • Experience at a senior managerial level of successfully managing significant social services programmes and or services
  • Experience leading successful change programmes that focus on improved service delivery
  • Extensive experience of strategic planning and policy formulation and implementation