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Head of Fostering

Salary: Circa £70,000 Per Year Location: London Sector: Not for Profit Job Type: Permanent Type of Service: Children's

Job Ref: JM 2170

Hampton's are working exclusively with a leading Children's Charity who are looking for a Head of Fostering to cover their England operations.

The Head of Fostering will provide professional leadership and overall management to drive the development, commercial growth and sustainability of a high-quality fostering services in England, ensuring that the needs of children and young people are fulfilled.

Main Duties:

  • Managing a team of geographically spread professional managers and specialist support
  • Ensure the provision of quality fostering services and standards are upheld
  • To achieve income sustainability and growth targets
  • Assume the role of designated Responsible Individual for England's fostering services
  • Developing, overseeing and refreshing a commercial financial strategy to deliver agreed margins and growth and to justify further required investments.
  • Report on the performance of the financial strategy through robust and effective budget management techniques, timelines and reporting standards and requirements, supported by appropriate colleagues.

Applicants must have the following qualifications:

  • Hold a current registration with the HCPC
  • NVQ Level 5 or above in Management or DMS or MBA
  • A degree or similar management qualification with a relevant Social Work qualification

Skills and experience:

  • At least five years' experience as a senior manager
  • Project Management Experience
  • A successful track record of consistent achievement as a senior manager

The closing date for any applications will be Monday 12th November 2018

Salary - circa £70k (dependent on experience)

If you are interested in this position or would like to have a confidential discussion to find out further details, please email your CV or call James Moran or Oliver Jones - 01926 353 999

Hampton's Resourcing prides itself on creating opportunities for Social Care Senior Managers to challenge themselves to continually develop their skills and experience. Our aim is to consistently find work for the most talented individuals within Children's and Adults Social Care services, across the UK

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