An exciting opportunity has arisen in Wakefield District to appoint a Partnership Manager to provide strategic leadership across the Wakefield Children’s Safeguarding Partnership, ensuring effective partnership approaches and arrangements to safeguard children, young people and their families and promote their welfare

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Posted
Application deadline 12th July 2020
Job reference 227400
Job location Wakefield
Hours per-week 37
Salary 50,353.00

An exciting opportunity has arisen in Wakefield District to appoint a Partnership Manager to provide strategic leadership across the Wakefield Children’s Safeguarding Partnership, ensuring effective partnership approaches and arrangements to safeguard children, young people and their families and promote their welfare.

 

With previous experience of partnership working you will work with a range of internal and external colleagues to fulfil the requirements set in Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 and ensure compliance.

 

Working closely with the Wakefield Children’s Safeguarding Partnership Executive Board and sub-committees, you will provide expertise in order to lead or support all areas of activity, including managing the work of the Business Team, the process of Local Children’s Safeguarding Practice Review and other forms of review and audit. You will also lead the coordination of forums, committees, task groups etc. and provide the Wakefield Safeguarding Children Partnership with advice in relation to safeguarding matters when required.

 

You will join a proactive and dynamic service with a passion for working in partnership to enable children and families in Wakefield to achieve the best outcomes. You will quickly develop effective relationships with stakeholders, particularly in Health, the Police and Education and you will be an excellent people manager, able to lead and motivate staff.

For further enquiries please contact Stephen Crofts, Service Director – Partnerships, Strategy and Innovation on T: 01924 305670 E: scrofts@wakefield.gov.uk

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