We've noticed you are using Internet Explorer. This is an outdated Web Browser and is not supported by this website. Consider switching to a moden Web Browser like Google Chrome.
The local government jobs site from Jobsgopublic

Placement Support Officer

  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: SP/18/82441
  • Published: Wed 28/11/2018, 15:05 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 12/12/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £21,074 - £23,112
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Halton Borough Council

Commissioning high quality children’s social care and special educational need placements is a priority for Halton Borough Council. Ensuring that these placements are not only robust, but also offer the best possible value for money for the Council underpins this. This post will sit within the newly established centralised placement division which has been set up in Halton to have the dedicated focus, oversight and responsibility of the whole lifecyle placement process.

This role will assist with the sourcing, monitoring and quality assuring of placements for children and young people in the care of Halton Borough Council, which includes young people up

The post holder will have a degree in health or social care or equivalent professional qualification along with experience of working in a health or social care setting and within procurement. The role requires collaborative working with a range of providers and being able to influence, persuade and negotiate. Good written and verbal communication skills are essential as is experience of using recording of information systems.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Ann McIntyre – Operational Director – Education, Inclusion and Provision on 0151 511 7332

Interviews will be held on 18th December 2018.

Downloads

  • Guidance - Completing Your Online Application
  • Job Description
  • Person Specification

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs. Please fully complete the on-line application form.
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: SP/18/82441
  • Published: Wed 28/11/2018, 15:05 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 12/12/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £21,074 - £23,112
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Halton Borough Council

Vacancy Location