In 2015 Ealing was successful in bidding to the DoE Innovation Fund to enable it to set up the Brighter Futures Programme. The Brighter Futures programme has allowed Ealing Children's Services to test new ways of working by delivering services to children, young people, families and carers through multi-disciplinary teams.
We are looking for dynamic, innovative and conscientious Practice Support Officers to provide a comprehensive administration service to our Multi Agency & Support Teams (MAST). This is a pivotal role to the smooth running and organisation of the MAST teams. You will be the first point of contact for enquiries from staff and partner agency professionals and will provide key support in managing systems, processing spreadsheets, financial transactions and producing key statistical information, as well as more general business support tasks including organising meetings and diary management.
The successful candidates will have experience of managing competing priorities and sensitive situations with tact and diplomacy and understand the importance of maintaining confidentiality in accordance with Data Protection Act 1998. You will be known for your attention to detail, can do attitude and demonstrate your ability to maintain focus whilst working under pressure to deadlines whilst delivering good customer service.
Ealing council is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Ealing follows safer recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults. The post holder will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
This post is subject to Ealing's enhanced vetting process.
To apply online please visit www.ealing.gov.uk/jobs
Closing Date 21 January 2019