£30,660 per annum for 36 hours per week based at Fairmount House, Bull Hill, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 7AH. However it will be necessary for the post holder to work from other SCC buildings across the county to support the implementation of local projects.
From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 24 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.
About the role
At Surrey our Children's Services are on a rapid change journey with new management, innovative approaches and considerable energy. We are determined that children, young people and their families will be at the centre of all we do and are changing our model of work to one which supports excellent children's services, with Family Resilience - Early Help and Prevention, at the heart of our journey. Family Safeguarding, an innovative and highly effective approach, developed in Hertfordshire will be central to our new model.
As part of our journey, the Children, Families and Learning directorate are now looking for a Family Support Project Officer to join the Early Help Partnership Team. The aim of the team is to develop effective partnerships with early help services including Family Centres, District/Borough Councils delivering the Family Support Programme and other organisations providing parenting and family support services to families.
The role will provide co-ordination and project management support for projects related to transforming Early Help Services including Youth Justice.
The post holder will provide a visible project support across Surrey; planning, scheduling and delivering projects that support the delivery of effective services for families. The role will require organising people, tasks and resources to bring about a successful delivery of the projects.
To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:
- An ability to co-ordinate/manage projects through to completion
- An ability to influence, negotiate and communicate effectively in a range of different situations
- excellent IT skill
- excellent organisational skills
For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job profile.
For an informal discussion contact Lesley Hunt on 07968834943 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to receiving your application.
The job advert closes at 23:59 on 11/11/19.
Interviews will take place on week commencing 18/11/19.