Service Manager – Children in Care

Our Client in Haringey are seeking a Permanent Service Manager for their Children in Care Team, Only CV needed if interested. Please see details below;

About the Role

To be the Service Manager for the Children in Care Service  under the direction of the Head of Service for Corporate Parenting, to ensure our looked after children receive a very high level of care in nurturing and stable placements, where they thrive and maximise their potential.


▪ To support with leading on significant policy issues, to Deputise for the Head of Service for Corporate Parenting, and to represent the Service/Council both internally and externally.


▪ To be a supportive lead in balancing significant risks and practice issues and exercise sound judgement.


▪ To be the supportive lead for significant community relations impact associated with this Service


▪ Role will provide assurance to the senior leadership team, elected Members and the community


▪ Significant and far-reaching service improvement and transformation agenda associated with this role.


About You

Effectively work to OFSTED’s ‘GOOD’ standards, and beyond

Ensure that the work of the Service is carved out within the appropriate legislative framework under the direction of the Head of Corporate Parenting

Significant accountability associated to budget, savings and workforce resources for children in care service.

To manage and ensure the most effective use of allocated budget for children in care services to adhere to best value principles, to control cost and enhance value.

Effective line management of the team managers

All I need is your CV sent to [email protected]



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