Head of Safeguarding & Quality Assurance

Posted 18 April by Baltimore Consulting Group
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Head of Safeguarding and Quality Assurance
6 month contract
Inside IR35 - £400-£500 per day (Umbrella Rates)
North West - Local Authority
ASAP Start

Do you know what Good looks like?
Are you experienced in Children's Services improvement journeys?
Are you able to coach, mentor and inspire to achieve best practice?

Baltimore Consulting Group is working on behalf of a local authority in the North West in their search for an Head of Safeguarding and Quality Assurance within Childrens Services to work with Senior Leadership team to deliver an improvement journey across social care. For this role you will have needed to operate at Head of Service level or higher and demonstrate experience delivering improvement/development across children's services.

Role requirements for Head of Safeguarding and Quality Assurance

You will need to be confident working both operationally and strategically.
You will play an active role in the delivery of the current improvement plan
You will be accustomed to working with a Relational Practice Model.
The successful candidate will need to be a strong team player, who can confidently deliver messages whist offering a nurturing approach.

Overall Head of Safeguarding and Quality Assurance role will involve:

• Managing the service responsible for IRO's,
• Escalation and Resolution management
• Management of the arrangements for safeguarding arrangements ( the business unit that manages Adult and Children's Safeguarding Boards)
• Principal SW role
• Multi agency audit management
• Management of the LADO
• Management of Reg 44 visits and foster carer review arrangements
• Overview of SCR / rapid review arrangements

If you're looking at other opportunities to progress your career, would like to discuss this opportunity further or know someone that this role may be of interest to please do contact the children's Social Care team on or apply today.

(We offer a senior referral scheme upon successful placement of your recommendation so please do get in contact)

Baltimore Consulting Group is an Executive & Senior Appointments Specialist. We provide pivotal recruitment consultancy services to public sector clients across the whole UK marketplace.

Reference: 37790625

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