Fixed term (2 years) £57,309 - £62,029
As a pivotal part of Team Doncaster, the council has been on a significant journey of improvement and transformation to become an employer of choice. In a challenging financial climate we are transforming children and young people’s services and have ambitious plans to be the most child friendly borough in the country. This role forms part of a wider recruitment campaign to further strengthen the directorate and to continue to drive the positive momentum gained from our improvement journey to date. Anyone wishing to join us on our journey can look forward to a confident, ambitious organisation at an exciting time for the borough.
As Head of Early Help you will be joining the Authority at a time of significant progress in relation to partnership early help. This includes being at the forefront of driving and delivering the Early Help Strategy, influencing partners and commissioners. You will be instrumental in the development of a locality integrated delivery model for services 0-19 and exploring new ways of working, focusing the partnership’s efforts on prevention, early intervention and whole family working. You will be the strategic lead for the council’s contribution to Early Help, including the embedding of the EXPECT Alliance – an innovative youth delivery model. You will have excellent partnership skills, working across the directorate and wider council with a range of internal and external stakeholders to delivery outcomes and systemic change.
Closing Date: Friday 15 September 2017
For a confidential discussion please call our consultants at Penna: Anita Denton 07725 554802, Chris Barrow 0203 8299754 or Kell Simm 07702 565074.
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