Director, Children and Families

London Borough of Ealing


  • Location


  • Job type


  • Sector

    Local Government

  • Salary/Remuneration

    Up to £110,000

  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    18 October 2018

  • Client

    London Borough of Ealing

Ref: GSe31514

This is a unique opportunity to join a respected, innovative and diverse London borough. As Director for Children and Families, you will be a powerful and persuasive advocate of Ealing’s commitment to our most vulnerable children and young people. Reporting to our Executive Director of Children,

Adults and Public Health (Ealing’s Statutory DCS) you will together lead on transformation across our high performing children’s services. We are very proud of our strong relationships with partners, the effectiveness of working between members and officers, our ‘Good’ Ofsted rating and our
proven success in delivering new ways of working.

We are now looking for a Director with a track record of achievement in children’s safeguarding with the ability to innovate and drive change to ensure our services continue to develop and improve.

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