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Lead Commissioner

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    Social Work

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  • Salary:

    Up to £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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Akton Recruitment are looking for a well experienced and professional Lead Commissioner to Join the local authority in Oxfordshire. following an internal review and restructure, Oxfordshire has developed an exciting new approach to commissioning across Adult and Children social Care and Health. The newly forming service is going through a period of significant change and an exercised interim is needed to lead on all aspects of managing children placements in the transition period.
This is a contract interim based role, working Monday - Friday, 09:00-17:00 at a day rate of £400. The initial contract for this role is 3 months.
It is essential candidates must have:
* Extensive commissioning work experience spanning at least 10 years (preferably in local government or the wider public sector, with at least 4 years at a senior level) with demonstrable impact across the full commissioning cycle.
* Significant experience of successfully leading teams, managing resources, and project management to deliver outcomes, quality, and value (preferably in the public sector).
* Strong ability to lead and promote innovation, new ways of working and collaboration across a wide range of stakeholders, including other Council directorates, Health, providers, and communities.
If you think you'd be a great fir for this role get in touch now!