Head of Service - Youth Offending Service
Are you a skilled leader who can motivate and energise services and partners to find creative solutions?
Can you promote the engagement of children and young people in shaping and improving services?
Can you model a leadership style that empowers others?
Can you deliver consistently high standards and performance?
Royal Borough of Greenwich Youth Offending Service is striving for excellence and is seeking a Head Service who demonstrates transformational leadership and has the vision, energy and drive to help us to deliver this ambition. You will join a high performing service that is committed to improving the quality of the service provided to young people in order improve their life chances.
These are exciting times for Royal Greenwich in which you will play a key role. You will lead on workforce strategies and the implementation of systemic, trauma informed and restorative practices that will make a real difference to children, young people and their families, by building on individual strengths and resilience and achieving change that will enable more children to lead offence free lifestyles and ensure positive outcomes.
The Royal Borough of Greenwich is a council of learning and innovation which sees the child and family in their context, not through the gaze of service structures. We promote and value collaborative working within our council network, with our partners and with children, young people and their families.
Assessment centre and interviews to be held: 20th May 2019
As part of the assessment, shortlisted candidates will be sent Psychometric Assessments once invite to interview has been accepted on the 13th of May 2019. This is managed by Executive Recruitment Agent, Gatenby Sanderson. Therefore, Royal Greenwich will share relevant shortlisted candidate data with Gatenby Sanderson for the purpose of Psychometrics Assessment.
Royal Borough of Greenwich reserves the right to close any vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a high volume of applications received.