Commissioning Support Officer
We are looking for an individual who is committed to supporting the commissioning of high-quality services. We welcome applications from candidates who have an interest in the current health and social care landscape – in particular Domestic Abuse and Substance Misuse.
Warwickshire County Council is moving at pace to deliver an ambitious vision for transforming Care and Support for Adults, Children and Young People; and their families. Our People Strategy and Commissioning Service has been re-designed to deliver a challenging all age portfolio of projects across Public Health and Social Care; supporting models of integrated delivery focused on assets and strengths, improving outcomes and preventing escalation of need.
It is an exciting time to be an employee of Warwickshire County Council as we continue to drive forward in achieving our ambition and vision of "Warwickshire County Council, a great place to work with outstanding leadership, and a talented, agile workforce".
Working as a member of the Vulnerable People’s Team, the role will primarily focus on Substance Misuse (drugs, alcohol and smoking) and Domestic Abuse. It will provide the opportunity for an individual to develop their analytical and research skills; supporting the Lead Commissioner and Commissioners to deliver operational and strategic objectives; working with others to co-produce and deliver projects and initiatives.
You will need to be an excellent communicator, promote and engage in positive partnership working with an array of different individuals, stakeholders and groups.
You will work closely and alongside other Commissioners to support and inform commissioning activity, offering insight and detail around the changing needs of the Vulnerable People’s Team.
This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
For further details or an informal discussion please contact the Lead Commissioner for Vulnerable People - Rachel Jackson - firstname.lastname@example.org ; 01926 731435 or 07785414354
Closing date: 29th November 2021
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Warwickshire County Council (WCC) is committed to equality of opportunity for all employees and is keen to address areas of under representation in its workforce, this is because we really understand the importance of different voices, experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds within our workforce. Therefore, we strongly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups. WCC has a number of staff network groups which provide peer support and safe spaces for employees who hold these and other identities. See more.