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Assistant Director Children's Services - (Full-time / Permanent)

Job reference: 1511616 
Date notified: 14/10/2021 
Job location: Belfast 
Salary: £43,096 - £55,371 per annum 
Hours: 36 
Worktime: Monday - Friday 
Closing date: 29/10/2021 
Employer: Barnardos 
Business: Children's Charity 
Address: People Team 
  542-544 Upper N'ards Rd 
Postcode: BT4 3HE 
Telephone: 028 90672366 

Job Duties:

The Assistant Director of Children's Services (ADCS) post represents an opportunity for the successful candidate to be a strategic business leader and ambassador for Barnardo's Children's Services, delivering the vision and purpose of Barnardo's and ensuring that safe, effective and quality services are delivered consistently to children, young people and their families.

Qualifications / Experience:

Hold a relevant qualification in social care work e.g. CQSW/CSS/DipSW/BSW Degree or equivalent recognised by the NISCC; Degree in Youth & Community; Diploma in Health and Social Care Management Level 6; be a Nurse registered on part 11 (Specialist Community Public Health) of the NMC register
Demonstrate a depth of experience of working within a child protection framework and a clear understanding of child protection statutory systems.
Experience cited must include management of a department/function/team of people in a regulated environment, safeguarding, quality control and performance management of childcare social workers undertaking complex child protection roles and with oversight of childcare practice.

Application Method:

Please go to: Employer Ref: 10194

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