MIRIAM MORRIS is leaving her post as director of
marketing and communications at children’s charity NCH. She is the
new head of marketing and communications at Places for People,
which provides housing and regeneration.
CECILIA HITCHEN is to be deputy director: children
and families at Haringey Council’s new children’s service
(incorporating and education). Hitchen joins from Hounslow
Haringey has also appointed DAVID HOLMES as its
new deputy director: service delivery and performance. He is
currently divisional head for looked-after children at the
Department for Education and Skills.
Kent Council’s social services director PETER
GILROY looks set to become its chief executive. His
appointment is due to be formally confirmed at a council meeting on
24 March. Departing chief executive MIKE PITT is
taking on the same top job at Swindon Council. Kent is working with
Swindon to improve its social services.