Associate Director of Services -Social Care

Open on location with travel throughout the UK
£65,800 - £70,000 depending on location
12 Sep 2019
09 Oct 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

CLIC Sargent fights tirelessly to stop cancer destroying young lives. They are the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, whose care teams provide specialist support to 7,000 young people each year going through cancer treatment across the UK.

Associate Director of Services - Social Care

Open on location with travel throughout the UK

£65,800 - £70,000 depending on location

CLIC Sargent want a world where everyone under 25 with cancer gets the support and help they need during treatment and beyond, including bereaved families living with emotional pain. This newly created role will design and implement a new social care service model that delivers on CLIC Sargent’s ambitious new strategy, by expanding reach and increasing impact for children and young people throughout the UK.

As an integral part of the Senior Leadership Team the post holder will translate the strategic vision into operational delivery, taking responsibility for driving service transformation, embracing new technology and cultivating an outstanding performance driven culture within a complex healthcare environment. 

We are looking for a highly experienced individual with significant experience in children or young people's social care services.  As an ambitious leader you will be able to quickly gain credibility and resect within the social care workforce and have the aptitude and emotional intelligence to build rapport with a broad range of key stakeholders. Critically, you must be a qualified social worker and share CLIC Sargent’s commitment to achieving lasting, positive change for children, young people and their families.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated and driven individual to play a pivotal leadership role in one of the UK’s leading cancer charities for children and young people.

To learn more about this unique opportunity, and to find out how to apply, please read the full appointment brief, on the Prospectus website, which can be reached by clicking on the “Apply” Button.

Published advert closing date: 9th October 2019

Preliminary interviews at Prospectus: 16 - 25 October 2019 

Panel interviews with CLIC Sargent: 4th November 2019                    

These dates may be subject to change and applicants will be advised in advance should this happen.  

CLIC Sargent is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is committed to achieving greater diversity and welcomes applications from people of all different backgrounds regardless of sex, gender, race, age, sexuality, belief or disability.

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