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Service Development Officer

  • Location:

    Southwark

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

  • Contact email:

    ascargill@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    ASC19_1598459344

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-25

Akton Recruitment are looking for an experienced Service Development Officer to join the Children's and Families team based within the local authorities within Southwark. The Service Development Officer will have a key role in providing analysis to identify and recommend areas for strategic and operational improvement and development. Delivering bespoke projects and transformation activity to ensure outcomes for children, young people and families continuously improve.
This is a contract based full-time role, with the initial contract lasting a year. You will be required to work 09:00 -17:00, Monday to Friday, a total of 36 hours per week at a rate of £21 per hour.
Requirements:
* Detailed knowledge of children's social care services, and relevant policy, legislative and regulatory issues, demands and expectations on local government.
* Awareness of approaches to developing best practice and service development in the social care sector
* Experience of project management and/or of service development
* Ability to gather, analyse and communicate detailed technical information, including written reports and procedural documents, in a format easily understood by service users and staff
This role requires a full and up to date DBS check, if you think you'd be perfect for this role, get in touch now!