Executive post

Executive Member - Social Services


Portfolio Responsibilities


Executive Member Social Services


·                     Social Services and Well-Being Act;

·                     Assessment and Case Management in Children’s Services;

·                     Safeguarding children;

·                     Fostering;

·                     South East Wales Adoption Service;

·                     Residential Placements for Children;

·                     Families First;

·                     Flying Start;

·                     Play and Early Years;

·                     Carers including young carers;

·                     Direct Payments;

·                     Social Services Complaints;

·                     Assessment and care management in Adult Services;

·                     Safeguarding adults;

·                     Commissioning domiciliary care, residential and nursing homes;

·                     Supporting People;

·                     In house Home Care Service;

·                     In house Residential Home;

·                     In house respite provision;

·                     Community Options (Adult day service provision);

·                     Interface between Social Care and Health;

·                     Partnership working between Social Care, health, Police, other local authorities, third sector and independent and private sector.



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