A Day in the Life of ... Jillian Heather
What is your current role and how long have you been at Hampshire County Counci?
I am currently a Team Manager and have worked in the department since 1995
What are the main responsibilities in your role?
Leading and motivating team to achieve objectives
Planning and organising work of the team
Evaluating effectiveness of the service
Supporting efficient use of resources
Delegating,supporting and supervising staff
Promoting partnership working
What is a typical day for you?
Dealing with workflow
Answering queries and making decisions
What are the biggest challenges you face in your job?
The biggest challenge is keeping my team positive and managing change.
Why would you recommend a career in Social Work at Hampshire County Council?
HCC has good working conditions and opportunities for advancement