Head of Quality Assurance

Location Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £500.00 per day
Contact Billy Holland
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Reference HQ00095319_1565707675

Sanctuary Executive is currently looking for a Head of Quality Assurance to work full-time in Kingston-upon-Thames.

The pay rate for this locum Head of Quality Assurance job is £500 per day and is a 3-month contract.

About the role:

  • The post-holder will work with services to ensure that the quality assurance processes we have in place are fit for purpose, this includes inspection readiness. They will lead some of the organisation's quality assurance processes, to ensure they are delivered to the highest professional standard, provide effective support and protection to children, and deliver the best possible outcomes for them.

  • The post-holder will work alongside social workers and other professionals to identify opportunities to improve social work delivery and provide independent scrutiny of practice and standards. The post-holder will be responsible for relating the views of social workers to senior managers and ensuring the views and experiences of children and families are fully considered in the planning and delivery of services across the company


  • Ensure there is a comprehensive Quality Assurance framework which results in an effective learning and improvement cycle, with effective engagement of all practitioners and managers

  • Lead on the development of professional standards across the organisation so that practitioners are aware of their responsibilities and services are able to meet regulatory requirements, comply with statutory guidance, and learn from evidence-based interventions and innovative practice

  • Contribute to the wider leadership of the service to ensure that business unit works flexibly and in a coordinated way to plan and deliver effective and efficient services; encourage the sharing of intelligence and skills across the business units so that the service is best placed to drive improvement and maintain high quality services


  • Appropriate management training/qualification or equivalent proven work experience

  • Post qualifying Practice Educator qualification

  • Educated to degree level in social work


This job is advertised by Billy Holland; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.