Hackney Learning Trust is the Education department within Hackney Council. It provides a range of statutory and traded services to support the education of children, young people and adults in the borough. Our vision is to provide excellent education for every child, young person and adult learner.
Hackney Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Hackney Learning Trust posts can be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Job title Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Service Contracts Manager
Salary PO3, £39543 to £41466
Terms and Conditions Full time, Fixed Term (24 months)
Hackney Learning Trust is recruiting an experienced SEND Contracts Manager.
This role will be under Local Government Terms and Conditions and the successful post-holder will be expected to work all year round. The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.
Hackney Learning Trust
London Borough of Hackney’s Education department is known as Hackney Learning Trust (HLT). It provides a range of statutory and traded services to support the education of children, young people and their families in the borough. HLT is part of the Children, Adults & Community Health (CACH) directorate within the Council and works closely with all types of schools and settings in the borough.
Brief Description SEND Contracts Manager
To support the SEND Service’s operational management by negotiating, drawing up and procuring a diverse range of contracts with the Service Area’s providers and by establishing and maintaining preferred provider lists and framework contracts to meet the Service Area’s requirements. To provide contract management advice to the SEND Service, ensuring that arrangements are in place for effective contract management. To manage high value and high importance contracts as required to ensure that HLT meets its contractual and statutory obligations for children and young people with SEND. To identify and manage risks that may arise through the operation of the contract and implements robust financial and operational controls. Please refer to attached job description for more information on the post.
Assessment and Interview
The closing date for this application is Monday, 3rd February 2020. If you are successful you will be invited to an assessment and interview in week commencing 10th February 2020.
If you require specific information about the post please contact Francesca Cannarella (Head of SEND Services) on 0208 820 7000/option 4 or Abdul Munim (Service Accountant) on 020 8820 7505
Closing date: 3rd February 2020
Hackney Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Hackney Learning Trust posts can be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age.