Head of Quality Assurance

180000VL Requisition #
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The successful candidate will need to be a fully qualified, accredited social work professional (CQSW, Dip SW, CSS or PQCSS) and have current registration with the Health and Care Professionals Council. You must have extensive experience, which includes management, leadership roles and working effectively with Safeguarding Boards.

The successful candidate will need to have extensive knowledge of the Children’s’ Statutory Framework and an operational understanding of the underpinning legislation. A demonstrable understanding of working within statutory partnership this includes Health & Police colleagues at   senior manager/leadership level.

About Camden 

Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

Click HERE to see the full details of our excellent benefits

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To “discover” more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

If you want to find out more about what it’s like to work at Camden to help you decide whether we’re a good fit for you, please click HERE to complete our online scenario based questionnaire. Please note, this does not form part of the application and will not be used as part of the selection process.

How to apply

We will be conducting a webinar on 15th October to enable applicants to hear from key figures across Camden and the service. Please register interest by emailing WebinarCamden@tripodexecutive.co.uk

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this Job Profile attached at the bottom of this Advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.

Closing dates for applications: Friday 19th October 2018 23:59

Interviews to be held: Week Commencing 5th November 2018

Please quote reference: 180000LV

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