Commissioning Support Officer - Older People's Commissioning Team

Saltisford Office Park, Ansell Way, Warwick, CV34 4UL
£22,658 - £24,964 per annum
11 Jul 2017
22 Jul 2017
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Primarily, the Older People’s Commissioning team’s main focus is on developing integrated commissioning plans with health and other partners e.g housing authorities for the support of older people within Warwickshire. These plans have a focus on enabling older people and their carers to help themselves remain independent with a focus on early intervention and preventive solutions that will reduce and/or delay the need for more costly specialist care. The team commission services that will create capacity to meet the needs of the growing population of older people in Warwickshire, whilst achieving this with limited resources.

The Role

37.0 Hours per Week

2 Fixed Term Contracts for 12 months

* These vacancies are open to internal colleagues as a secondment opportunity

We are seeking candidates with transferable skills and experience who will be able to support our work programme, mainly by supporting Commissioners who have lead roles in Dementia commissioning, Assistive Technology, Extra Care Housing and building Community Capacity.

Key Requirements

We welcome applications from candidates who have knowledge of commissioning and experience of working in busy working environments and managing competing priorities. 

For further information please see the attached Job Description & Person Specification.

Additional Information & How to Apply

For further information about the role please contact: Amy Sirrs (Commissioner) Tel: 01926 745 138 or Katherine Herbert (Commissioner) Tel 01926 742464

Closing Date: 20 July 2017

Interview Date: 31st July or 1st August

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Rewards & Benefits of working for Warwickshire

It really is true that every single job role here at Warwickshire County Council contributes to bettering the lives of the people in our County; we want to do this for our employees, too. We are proud of our strong flexible working culture, including the opportunity for flexibility on working hours, technology to support remote working (such as light laptops and phones where the role allows).

Time to recharge is so important; we provide a generous holiday allowance which rises as you remain in employment with us. You get all Bank and public holidays off, plus all staff are given an extra day of holiday over Christmas.

As if that wasn’t enough, you’ll also have access to membership of the Local Government contributory pension scheme, childcare vouchers, a host of enhanced family friendly policies and some of the very best Learning and Development training courses to support your ongoing development.

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Job Description and Person Specification

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