This vacancy is open to existing employees of Cornwall Council or the NHS only.
We are seeking to recruit an Early Help Locality Team Manager for Locality 4 covering Newquay and the Clays (St Austell). You will manage a multidisciplinary group of staff providing Early Help services for children, young people and families through creative and flexible responses. You will need to have a knowledge of Early Help services provided through the council and community based health services and be committed to an integrated response to meeting need.
Children’s services in Cornwall were judged ‘good’ by Ofsted in 2016 and Early Help services made a significant contribution to this.
A key aspect of the role will be to work closely with colleagues across the spectrum of social care, gain experience in the assessment and management of risk, understanding safeguarding thresholds and you will part of a very supportive and experienced team of managers. The post is challenging but rewarding and you have will the opportunity to work with a range of positive and knowledgeable workers who care passionately about improving the outcomes for Children, Young People and Families.