Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Head of Adults Social Care

Head of Adults Social Care

Service care Solution are currently recruiting for the Head of Adults Social Care for Operations and Integration with Luton Borough Council.

To manage the Adult Social Care Assessment, Care Planning Teams and associated budgets, ensuring that the work is delivered to a high standard and within the nationally determined timescales.

Main Responsibilities

As the Head of Adults Social Care, some of your responsibilities will be:

  • Review S75 arrangements for the provision of MH social work which LBC has delegated to ELFT

  • Put in place interim performance measures and specification for the current year 23/24 based on existing arrangement and precious specification

  • Ensure that all elements are monitored, and work closely with LBC & ELFT colleagues to rectify any performance and data collection issues

  • Lead on the development of a new S75 Partnership Agreement between LBC and ELFT working closely with strategic leads in each organisation

  • Review financial arrangements underpinning the s.75/contractual arrangements and work with the Trust and LBC to ensure costs are in balance with contract value, in particular supporting the development of a plan to mitigate AMHP overspend


  • Substantial experience in a relevant social/health care field, including demonstrable experience at a management level

  • Substantial experience of preparing and managing large and complex budgets and involvement in policy development and planning processes

  • Able to work flexibly to attend evening meetings and provide presentations.

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:

  • A specialist consultant within an experience and dedicated recruitment team

  • Excellent rates of pay

  • Payroll service twice a week

If you are interested in the Head of Adults Social Care role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Emma at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!