Head of Performance & Improvement – DCST

Full Time
Posted 7 months ago

Full Time 37 Hours

Temporary 5 – 6 month

Since the establishment of Doncaster Children’s Services Trust in October 2014 the Trust has worked tirelessly to attain the best possible social care services for the children, young people and families of Doncaster.

In November 2017 its Children’s Social Care Services were rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted. The last twelve months has also seen the Trust, achieve Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ ratings for its Fostering and Adoption services and two of its children’s homes.

Our ambition for the Trust does not stop there we believe that the rapid improvement actions the Trust and its partners have put in place has placed us on the trajectory to achieve an overall Ofsted ‘Outstanding’.

This temporary Head of Service for Performance & Improvement will be integral to the Trust achieving its ambitions. This opportunity will give real exposure in developing strategies and plans to support the whole spectrum of children’s social care.  The role may also give opportunity to work with other children’s social care providers across the UK.

What we can offer:

  • A great place to work
  • Ambitious, committed and motivated team
  • A Head of Service Team that share the Trust ambition
  • Fantastic leadership development opportunity in an organisation that is highly regarded in its sector.

The job description captures the key responsibilities for the role, the person specification gives a good indication of the experience, skills and knowledge we are looking for.

For an informal discussion please contact James Thomas Acting Director of P&I on 01302 736749.

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter detailing why you believe this role is right for you to Resourcing&hradmin@dcstrust.co.uk by:

Closing date: 09:00am Monday 18th February

Selection Interviews to be held on: Wednesday 27th or Thursday 28th February (to be confirmed)

To apply please follow the link – https://dcstrustjobs.co.uk/caresocial-work-performance-business-intelligence-head-of-performance-improvement/18695.job

Job Features

Job CategoryExternal Vacancies
Salary£58,500 - £65,000
Closing Date18/02/19

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