- DEVON COUNTY COUNCIL
- Children’s Social Care
- Work Location
- County Hall, Topsham Road, Exeter, Devon EX2 4QD
- Occupational group
- Internal / Secondment opportunities
- Salary details
- £40,858 - £45,648
- Job term
- Fixed Term
- Appointment type
- Full Time
- 37 hours per week
- Closing Date
- 24 February 2019
- Interview date
- Friday 8 March 2019 (TBC)
- For an informal discussion please contact
- Fiona Fleming Head of Commissioning on 01392 383000
THIS POST IS ONLY OPEN TO APPLICANTS PRESENTLY WORKING FOR DEVON COUNTY COUNCIL OR JOINT ARRANGEMENT POSTS
The Commissioning Team are looking to fill a key strategic role in the team. If you demonstrate commitment to children, young people and their families in Devon and a track record of commissioning in partnership to improve outcomes we are keen to hear from you.
You will work strategically and take a leading role in developing commissioning relationships with providers and partners. You will be committed to co-design principles and be able to demonstrate where you have used engagement to influence commissioning decisions. You will be responsible for commissioning budgets and you will be able to demonstrate you can think about the resource opportunities across the system of delivery for children working with others to achieve value for money.
You will manage and develop up to 4 commissioning officers who will be analysing the needs of young people in Devon, helping to design and commission services for children, young people and families. You will also support Commissioning officers and work with partners to monitor and evaluate the quality and impact of services.
If you would like to have an informal discussion about this role/opportunity, please contact Fiona Fleming Head of Commissioning on 01392 383000.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires a DBS disclosure.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.
Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice.