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Commissioning Officer

  • Employer: Children’s Services
  • Reference: SCBC0201
  • Published: Tue 01/11/2022, 15:13 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 25/11/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 30 hours per week, There is an opportunity for this post to increase to full time hours.
  • Salary: JM2:- £36,371 per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset

Directorate:                         Children's Services                       

Starting salary:                   JM2:- £36,371 per annum

Location:                               Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare

Hours:                                    30 hours per week

Contract:                               Permanent

Closing date:                       Friday 25 November 2022

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated individual, to join the Children’s Service’s Commissioning Team in North Somerset Council. The person will be joining a small team that works strategically across all of Children and Families Servcies supporting operational colleagues, to meet the needs of children and young people in North Somerset. There is an opportunity for this post to increase to full time hours in the near future.  

 

The Service comprises of a Commissioning Team, a Placement Team and a Supervised Contract Team. The post holder will have a diverse role and work closely with colleagues in the Operational Teams and with the Procurement Team, supporting needs analysis of service needs and the development of new services.  

 

North Somerset is a great place to work with good transport links and a Children’s Directorate that is working hard to meet the needs of children and young people together, ambitious to become an outstanding authority. We offer great support to staff as well as enabling career development opportunities through training and new qualifications.

 

The post holder will need to work closely in partnership with all stakeholders to achieve this aim, with the support of the Team.

 

The post is flexible and whilst you are required to come into the office it is a hybrid role, allowing you to work from home and the office in a flexible way.

 

We are looking for someone who is committed, who can demonstrate creative and innovative practices to deliver efficient and high-quality services in partnership with children and young people and their families at a time of challenge in Health and Social care.

 

The applicant needs to have previous related commissioning experience in health and/or social care.

 

This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

 

Want to know more and apply?

For an informal discussion, please contact Alison Stone Head of Service on 07971497811

 

Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/my-services/jobs-training/council-jobs to download an application pack and apply online.

 

Anticipated interview date:       Thursday 01 December 2022

 

North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief, or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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  • SCBC0201
  • Employer: Children’s Services
  • Reference: SCBC0201
  • Published: Tue 01/11/2022, 15:13 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 25/11/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 30 hours per week, There is an opportunity for this post to increase to full time hours.
  • Salary: JM2:- £36,371 per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset

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