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Location: Southend-on-Sea

Salary/Rate: £44,632 - £49,479 depending on experience

Type: Permanent

Closing Date:

Job Reference: 3814106


Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, in partnership with Southend CCG is currently seeking to appoint a Children & Young People’s Commissioning Manager for the SEND Team on a full time, fixed term basis for 12 months. The Integrated Commissioning Team holds a wide ranging and interesting portfolio of projects spanning health, social care and education. The successful applicant will be a truly innovative and capable individual, able to work with and influence key stakeholders to deliver key priorities.
This fixed term/secondment position will lead the development and implementation of a Joint Commissioning Framework for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). The team needs a first-class dynamic individual who is innovative, flexible, responsive, resilient and persuasive with the ability to promote their vision and bring partners, professionals and stakeholders with them on this exciting journey as they develop new ways of working and their person centred approach to supporting children and young people with SEND and their parents and carers.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will have a detailed knowledge of Children and Families Act 2014 and associated SEND Code of Practice: 0 to 25, together with a true awareness of the impact of SEND on individuals and their families. They must have a proven track record of delivery but above all an ability to work flexibly as a member of the Integrated Commissioning Team, demonstrating a broad experience of commissioning, service redesign, innovation & implementation.

What you'll get in return
When joining the council, you can enjoy a range of benefits including: flexible working, salary car sacrifice scheme and excellent training and development opportunities. They are committed to ensuring that you are supported in this varied and challenging role with the appropriate level of training. A full list of benefits provided by Southend Council can be viewed on the "Why Work For Us?" tab.

If you are interested in this role, please click 'apply online' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or call Nathalie Storozynski at Hays on 01702 762130

Contact: Natalie Storozynski

Office: 1st Floor, 19 Clifftown Road

Phone: 01702 352452


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