21 April 2019
Interim Head of Mental Health - Adult's social care
The successful candidate will have to provide strategic leaderships and effective operational senior management for adults MH services, including the Approved Mental Health Practitioner (AMPH) service. You will have to work in close partnership with the MH provider and the mental health trust. Some of the core duties will be to :
- Lead continuous improvement and transformation of services, developing an innovative and commercial approach within the specific service area and across the council
- Take responsibility as part of the leadership team for delivering the council budget and efficiencies, taking a corporate and joined up approach alongside robust and reliable service financial management.
- Ensure effective quality assurance and safeguarding for the services within your specific area of service responsibility.
- Ensure the s75 arrangements with partners are working and relevant and the councils delivers their responsibilities within the agreement
To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.
Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.