Corporate Director – Adult Social Care and Health role details

Influence change, improve lives

Kent is a large, influential and ambitious county. Our top team works closely with our Leader (Councillor Paul Carter), Cabinet members and director colleagues to deliver good services and outcomes for the people of Kent, achieve organisational effectiveness, make best use of resources and enhance our reputation as an agent of change.  We are moving to a new structure which will enable us to deal with current and future agendas including a sharper focus on prevention, and early help as well as greater integration and partnership working.

The Adult Social Care and Health Directorate

This directorate enables our residents to access advice, information and services they need to stay healthy and make the most of life in our county.  We support people with particular needs to live as independently as possible in their local communities. As the statutory Director of Adult Social Services you will play a lead role on the modernisation and integration of health and social care services in Kent as well as input into the Sustainability and Transformation Plan for Kent and Medway.

We are open as to your background, experience and sector but will look for an outstanding track record of success in service delivery, strong change management skills and inspirational leadership.

For further information call our recruitment consultants at Penna – Maggie Hennessy 07877 004648, Yvonne Skingle 07817 418039, Roger Russell 07710 701570 or email jodie.lloyd@penna.com to request an information pack.

Closing date for applications is 31 March 2017.