Directors of adult social services: roles and responsibilities. ADASS advice note

Author:
ASSOCIATION OF DIRECTORS OF ADULT SOCIAL SERVICES
Publisher:
Association of Directors of Adult Social Services
Publication year:
2017
Pagination:
6
Place of publication:
London

This advice note sets out the essential criteria required for the key roles and responsibilities of Directors of Adults Social Services (ADASS) in leadership and operational delivery of adult social services. It aims to help councils in the appointment of their Director of Adults Social Services and in the re-organisation and merger of chief officer and/or chief executive roles. It will also assist integrated health and care organisations in understanding the duties and responsibilities that councils have for social care, social work and the social model. (Edited publisher abstract)

Subject terms:
directors of adult services, professional role, local authorities, social services, skills;
Content type:
practice guidance
Location(s):
England
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