Location:Haringey Council - River Park House
Closing Date:17 Jul 2022
Salary: £55,980 – £64,749 per annum
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: Sunday 17th July 2022
We are investing in creating a better borough for all our residents and bettering the lives of children and young people in Haringey is our first corporate priority. We are located in the north of the capital with a population of approximately 250,000 people and a growing population of 0-19-year olds. We are a diverse and fast-changing borough and tomorrow’s leaders; artists and innovators are busy growing up here.
Haringey is transforming its services for children and young people, and have already made exciting, innovative changes as we strive for excellence in all we do.
In short, we’re a council with high ambitions; a place to work that is full of energy and focus. Our teams have passion, integrity and commitment, and people join us, do so as they see Haringey is a learning organisation, and the people that work here strive for continuous improvement in their practice, aiming high to ensure we provide outstanding outcomes for our children.
We offer a great place to develop a career that is yours to own.
Haringey Council is seeking a Service Manager to manage the MASH and EDT service. As a Service Manager, you will work with internal and external partners towards providing excellent services for all vulnerable children, young people and their family in Haringey.
The council has been on a significant journey of improvement, with ambition to enable every child and young person to have the best start in life. Haringey is committed to providing “the right support for the right child at the right time” this post is key to delivering the first response right for every child.
The Service Manager will work closely with the Deputy Head of Service for MASH, Assessment and Safeguarding, partner agencies and Early Help. We need someone who is creative, innovative and motivated to safeguarding vulnerable children. It is an excellent opportunity to build upon good practice and you will effectively performance manage and lead the service. You will line manage 5 team managers.
You will need to be an experienced Service Manager within MASH and EDT, with a passion to lead and motivate staff to demonstrate best practice. You will have the ability to manage risk and use of multidisciplinary working with partner agencies is essential.
We also want you to be a qualified social work practitioner as well as HCPC registered with experience of leading and managing children’s social care services (including high risk and high complexity work) that deliver high quality performance and good outcomes for children & young people.
- An attractive salary, option of pension scheme, interest free season ticket loan and flexible working.
- Learning and development opportunities including management training courses are supported by Haringey Council. You will benefit from a strong and stable management team which is keen to invest in you and your career to help you reach your potential.