Thrive at Work Assessor (12 Month FTC)
Please note: This role is a 12 Month FTC with a potential for extension
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is a strategic authority working with partners to deliver a stronger West Midlands, with a focus on skills, innovation, transport, economic development and regeneration. Individual Councils and Local Enterprise Partnerships will still deliver services and retain their identity but on the big decisions we will have the resources to work together.
This is an exciting time for the West Midlands - the Commonwealth Games will be here in 2022, the arrival of HS2 will help make us a world class business location and a new £350m housing deal aims to deliver 215,000 new homes by 2031.
Against a backdrop of a uniquely challenging and evolving environment, we are looking for the right people to ensure we can meet the demands of delivering an ambitious agenda that aims to build a healthier, happier, better connected and more prosperous West Midlands. This new role will truly have an impact on the whole of our region.
About the Role
As the Thrive at Work assessor you will work within West Midlands Combined Authorities extremely strong Public Service Reform team. A dynamic, flexible person, you will contribute to the development, promotion, administration, delivery and monitoring of the Thrive at Work Programme and other PSR wider team projects. You will be highly motivated and enthusiastic about the opportunity to promote business investment and growth by engaging and supporting businesses to invest in the health and wellbeing of their staff. You will be fully conversant with methods to objectively audit health and wellbeing evidence supplied, in order to evaluate an organisation against the Thrive at Work Commitment framework. You will support standardisation and maintenance consistency for the Thrive at Work Accreditation processes.
In return for your hard work and commitment, we will reward you with a range of competitive and attractive benefits.
We are committed to developing an organisation that is representative of the diverse communities that we serve and welcome applications from all sections of the community. The following groups are currently under-represented: young people, Black, Asian and ethnic minority groups and women at senior levels.
Wherever possible we will offer flexible working options which assist work-life balance and support service delivery for the customer
To view and apply for these opportunities please visit https://www.wmca.org.uk/careers where you will be required to register with our Online Recruitment System which is quick and easy. Please provide detailed information in your application outlining your suitability for the post and ensure it is submitted by the closing date.
A CV may be uploaded for extra information, but please note that personal details should be omitted and a CV alone will not be accepted.
Closing Date: 02 September 2019 at 5pm
Interview date: 16 September 2019
We are committed to equality of opportunity in service provision and employment. Our recruitment policies, procedures and practices enable all applicants to be considered on merit and ability to do the job. We will make reasonable adjustments, in line with the Equality Act, for disabled applicants if these are needed.