Harrow Council is the 12th largest London Borough by area and one of the most culturally diverse local authorities in the UK, making it a great place to live, work and visit. Located 10 miles from the city centre and just 13 minutes to Euston from Harrow & Wealdstone station there are great transport links via the Metropolitan Line, Watford DC Line and national rail service. It is easily accessible to the M1, M25 and A406.
This is a great opportunity for a Head of Service to join the Integrated Care Service. The post holder will report to the Director for Adults Social Services and will be responsible for the delivery and management of projects and programmes within Integrated Care. The successful applicant will ensure the service they deliver is of high quality and is also cost effective.
The successful candidate will also contribute to the ongoing development of the services the Integrated Care team manage and to ensure they reflect legislative and best practice to continually meet the needs of the local community. Services include the GP Cluster teams, Short Term Intervention Team and Occupational Therapy team within the Integrated Care Service.
To be successful in this role you would need to have the below skills & experience:
- Detailed knowledge and understanding of the legislative, regulatory and good-practice requirements applicable to adult social care services
- Experience of developing partnership working, and knowledge of relevant developments in NHS Services
- Registered Social Worker with HCPC registration or a proffessional qualification in a relevant field.
- Management Development Training
- Evidence of Continuing Professional development (CPD)
Interviews will be held the commencing week 15th July 2019.
If you would like to know more about the role please contact Anne Mosley: firstname.lastname@example.org
For additional information please refer to the Role Profile/ Selection Criteria.
HARROW REDEPLOYEES WILL BE GIVEN PRIORITY CONSIDERATION
We particularly welcome female applicants, individuals under 25 years of age, those from the BAME community and disabled applicants, as they are under-represented within Harrow Council at this level. Appointment will always, however be made on merit.