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Director of Services

Director of Services

  • Location

    Cardiff

  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £46000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Isobel Richards

  • Email:

    irichards@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    02921 673740

  • Job ref:

    BH-26923

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-02

  • Start date:

    2021-11-02

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Director of Services
 
Yolk is working with one of Wales’s largest charities for unpaid carers to find a Director of Services.
 
This role will lead our services to unpaid carers and people with care and support needs.  We are looking for a candidate who has experience managing a large team as well as having experience within the social care sector.
 
This organisations vision is that unpaid carers count and can access the help they need to live their lives. With flexible working hours and flexible working location this is a great organisation to be a part of.
 
What the Director of Services will be doing
This new and exciting role will be helping this organisation create a vision. Transform how they work and take ownership for the home care division. They will also be:
  • Responsible for developing evidenced based agile frontline services, ensuring they achieve outcomes that are set.
  • Responsible for overall operational performance of the service
  • Ensure services comply with legal and regulatory requirements
  • Oversee the delivery and monitoring and reporting of contracts
  • Workforce planning and development
  • Take overall responsibility for all aspects of customer care and safety,
 
What the Director of Services will bring to the team
  • Experience working in the social care sector
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience of safeguarding in a social care context
  • Experience in managing larger group
  • Managing complex budgets
  • A relevant professional social care qualification (such as a QCF Level 5 or above Diploma in Health and Social Care Management or equivalent) or an ability to complete a relevant qualification as part of the job.
  • Registered status with SCW
  • A commitment to continual professional development.
 
Here’s what the Director of Services get in return
  • Salary: £40,000 to £46,000
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid working and flexible working location
  • Great organisation and working environment
Yolk Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team works with organisations across the UK to fulfil their recruitment needs and to achieve their D&I objectives. We recruit temporary, contract and permanent hires for 1 off specialist needs or for volume campaigns. We support our applicants to navigate the public sector recruitment processes and secure their dream jobs.

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work