Prevention and Wellbeing Project Officer, Open to flexible working

Location
Camden, London (Greater)
Salary
£36,630 - £42,490 per annum
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
02 Jun 2019
Ref
180000US

Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG

Salary: £36,630 - £42,490 per annum

Contract Type: 6 Months Fixed Term/Secondment, Full time, 36 hours per week

Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion 

 

The Role

There is a new strategic plan for living and ageing well in Camden – Supporting People, Connecting Communities. Working as part of the ASC Transformation and Performance Service, you will play an important role in this work, managing and contributing to a number of projects.

The role requires working collaboratively with front-line services, integrated commissioning, and key partners to ensure that Adult social care services support national, regional and Camden priorities, as well as meeting the needs of Camden residents.

About You

The ideal candidate will have a high degree of political sensitivity and experience of working stakeholders, the wider community, the NHS and other external partners are essential for this role.

With a good knowledge of the local and national drivers for social care and health, you should have experience of leading health/social care projects. You must be able to work on own initiative with imagination and creativity to deliver difficult outcomes/targets, with the ability to plan and prioritise work to manage conflicting priorities, meet delivery deadlines, targets and agreed work standards, with minimum supervision or direction from management.

You will have excellent report writing skills and the ability to confidently provide specialist informed advice to senior managers and other decision makers. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and be part of an exciting time in Adult Social Care.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will require an Enhanced DBS.

About Camden

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities. Make it work for you. Make it your Camden.

Discover and Diversity

To “discover” more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website  

How to apply:

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.  

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.  

 

Closing date for applications: Sunday 2 June 2019 23:59 

Interviews to be held: Monday 10 June 2019

Please quote ref: 180000US  

To view the Job Profile please click HERE

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