Practice development manager – Safeguarding

Permanent, full time
circa £45k depending on experience (ref: PDM)

Join SCIE’s Delivery Team

This is a dynamic team working to deliver SCIE’s contracts with the Department of Health and Social Care, Department for Education and projects that span the diverse social care, health, voluntary, community and faith-based sectors. The work is stimulating, varied, well supported and offers excellent opportunities for professional development.

We are looking for candidates with expertise in safeguarding, bringing recent experience of senior management and/or a quality assurance / continuous improvement role related to safeguarding. The work will be varied, and include delivering organisational reviews, audits and quality improvement engagements. Skills in managing a wide range of client and stakeholder relationships are also key to the role.

We offer excellent working conditions and benefits.

For an informal chat about the role please email quoting ref PDM. Packs are available in alternative formats on request. Please let us know if you have any difficulty accessing this form and/or need any reasonable adjustment to make the application process accessible.

Application process

We welcome applications regardless of gender, age, marital status, religion or belief, ethnic background, disability or sexual orientation. A guaranteed interview scheme is available for disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria for appointment.

Applicants should provide

  1. Completed application form – partially completed forms will not be considered
  2. Completed equal opportunities form – this is not compulsory.

Please make sure that you have enclosed all the relevant documents with your application and that you have taken note of the deadline for applications to be received.

Please email your completed forms to Packs are available in alternative formats if requested.

Alternatively, you can return your application papers in an envelope marked ‘Confidential' to:
Social Care Institute for Excellence
Watson House 54 Baker Street

The closing date for applications is 5pm, Wednesday 9 January.

Interviews will take place at SCIE's office in London on Tuesday 29 January, and will include a presentation and written test.