Head of Service Adult Community Care

London UK

Interim Contract 6 months initially

c£450-550pd Umbrella Inside IR35

Hybrid role – 2 days per week on site



This local authority is looking for a confident leader to join their senior, strategic leadership team as a Head of Service for Adult Community Care



They take a whole system approach to improve outcomes for adults, with partnership working at its heart. Strong relationships and structures for joint and integrated system leadership with the NHS are used to plan, commission and deliver health and care services across the County.


Your role as Head of Service:


  • Strategic oversight of a multi-disciplined team
  • Budget responsibility of c£10m+
  • Managing direct reports and overall responsibility for a team of c150 staff
  • Reporting to the Assistant Director


About you as a Head of Service:


  • Substantial level of experience at senior manager level within local authority
  • Confident in dealing with key stakeholders, as well as managing up and down.
  • Understanding of all current Legislation
  • Have previously managed a Social Worker team
  • Be able to hit the ground running
  • Some project management experience would be desirable


For further details about this role please contact Baltimore Consulting Ltd – Terry Lee on 0117 313 7110.


If this Head of Service role sounds of interest to you, then please apply today with your full CV stating your availability of when you could start.


Closing date for applications is the 31st of May with a Teams Interview to follow shortly after.


Baltimore Consulting has a referral scheme in place should you know of any peers seeking a new opportunity.

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Managing this role

Terry Lee

Senior Consultant - Adult Social Care