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0-25 Service Manager

  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: C/S/21/173502
  • Published: Sun 21/11/2021, 18:19 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 20/12/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: £45,000 - £49,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Stevenage , Hertfordshire

Job Title: Service Manager
Location: Stevenage
Salary Range: £49,866 pa progressing to £53,042 pa plus Upto £5000 Market Forces Payment
Hours: 37 per week
Contract: Permanent

Diversity: We are an inclusive employer and value a diverse workforce 


At Hertfordshire County Council we actively encourage and support our staff in developing their careers and achieving their potential. This is a great time to be joining Children’s Services and being part of the innovative practice Hertfordshire is developing in respect of their Safeguarding and Corporate Parenting role.  In Hertfordshire we prioritise professional development and support for our staff.  We are fully committed to ensuring our workforce has every opportunity to progress in their career.  If you are looking to join a forward thinking, welcoming, innovative organisation to develop your social work career then Hertfordshire is the place for you.

The Role
Hertfordshire County Council are currently looking for a dynamic and innovative Service Manager to join our team. You will have specific responsibilities within the Safeguarding service in relation to managing a range of services aimed at safeguarding children and young people and delivering on our corporate parenting role. You will receive regular supervision, supportive management, access to excellent professional development and a service wide commitment to continuous improvement. This is your chance to bring your expertise and experience to shape our progress and drive the service forward.

Your Skills and Experience
Applicants for this post will need a professional Social Work qualification and be Social Work England registered. Successful candidates will have worked in a similar setting previously and have experience of staff supervision and management. You will have the ability to develop and sustain partnerships across teams and be an effective advocate for the Council. Strategic thinking and project management are key to this role. You will have experience of budget forecasting and analysing financial information. Most importantly you will share our ambition to achieve the best possible outcomes for children and young people.


Closing Date: Monday 20th December 2021

Interview Date:  W/c 10th January 2022

For an informal discussion and more information please contact: Sarah Baker at sarah.baker@hertfordshire.gov.uk

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

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  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: C/S/21/173502
  • Published: Sun 21/11/2021, 18:19 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 20/12/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: £45,000 - £49,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Stevenage , Hertfordshire

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