Director (Social Care/Health)
Pembrokeshire County Council is an all-purpose local authority serving a community of 118,000. The Council has come a long way since its inception in 1996, guided by its strong commitment to delivering quality services that represent value for money and through a culture that gives primacy to teamwork.
Reporting to the Chief Executive, you will be accountable for the management and performance of a portfolio of Council services, focusing primarily on those in the social care sphere. You will play a pivotal role in shaping the Council’s strategy for those services, in response to the challenge of changing needs and resources, working in close collaboration with partner organisations.
We seek an energetic and accomplished senior manager, attuned to working corporately at a strategic level, capable of leading services through the next phases in their development. You will need substantial, broad-based experience of operating in a complex environment, and be equipped to make a full contribution to the management of our organisation.
The Council may wish to consider a joint appointment with the Local Health Board.
This is a superb opportunity to join the top team in a well-managed Council, serving a uniquely attractive county. Ref: 13205195
A CRB disclosure will be required for this position.
For full information on this vacancy, and to apply online, please visit www.pembrokeshire.gov.uk Alternatively, call our Contact Centre on 01437 775710 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: 25 April 2012.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community.