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  • Ref no: NLA05009
  • Published: 6/3/2020
  • Closes: 22/3/2020
  • Location: Civic Centre, Windmillhill Street, Motherwell, ML1 1AB
  • Salary: £85,597.00 - £89,337.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Advertisement

In North Lanarkshire we have a shared ambition and a bold vision for growth that sets us apart - we want this to be the place for all to Live, Learn, Work, Invest and Visit.

Our Heads of Service play a vital role in leading our services to deliver on our priority outcomes and strategic goals. Their key focus is on providing strategic clarity and operational direction to their service, ensuring that resources are fully aligned to support excellence in service delivery and building capacity to modernise and transform services for the future.

The Head of Adult Social Work Services directly supports this strategic aim by leading on the full delivery of Adult Social Work services, and working collaboratively with other Council wide Heads of Service and Health Lead Professionals as required, focussing on providing excellent quality support, care and positive outcomes for all adult service users and their carers across North Lanarkshire.

You will require to have extensive senior leadership experience at a service level within a publicly accountable organisation and a track record of success in managing complex services and large Revenue and Capital budgets.

You will require to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member prior to commencing in this role.

If North Lanarkshire and this post is for you, we look forward to hearing from you.

For more information on the post, contact Ross McGuffie, Chief Officer – North Lanarkshire, Health and Social Care Partnership on 01698 302486.

Interviews will be held 30th April 2020.

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