Interim CEO

What Works Centre for Children’s Social Care


Ref: GSe83549

Interim Chief Executive – What Works for Children’s Social Care

12-month fixed term contract

London – hybrid working


What Works for Children’s Social Care is the largest funder of children’s social care research in England, seeking better outcomes for children, young people and families by bringing the best available evidence to practitioners and other decision makers across the children’s social care sector.


We are looking for an Interim Chief Executive to build on the initial success of the centre and ensure the organisation continues to thrive. Developing the next stage of our strategy and working closely with Directors to implement this, the interim CEO will lead the organisation in this next stage to reach its aims.


How to Apply

Please contact GatenbySanderson for more information and details of how to apply;

Craig Clarke on 07785 616547 or Julie Armor on 07384 114732 or email


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