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Senior Service Coordinator

  • Employer: Croydon Council
  • Reference: 2300006J
  • Published: Thu 23/03/2023, 16:01 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 02/04/2023, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,217 - £37,038)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: London Borough of Croydon, Croydon

ob title:              Senior Service Coordinator

Department:      Children’s Social Care

Location:             Croydon Council (CR0)

Grade / Salary:  Grade 8; £35,217 - £37,038

Hours of work:  36 per week / Monday – Friday

Contract type:   Permanent

 

“Have you got a good eye for detail and a can-do attitude to support an

extremely busy service?”

 

The Opportunity

To provide high quality service support, ensuring the implementation of best practice and service standards. To build effective working relationships and support collaborative ways of working with service coordinators, practitioners, social workers, and managers.  To ensure agile and flexible working across the practice system to ensure consistent service delivery. Participate in the development and implementation of service improvements, ensuring compliance with statutory guidance and policies, provide guidance, support, and expertise to service coordinators. Ensure that processes, systems, and governance arrangements are followed and fit for purpose.

 

Benefits of Working With Us

  • A pension scheme with an average employer contribution of 20%
  • 29 days’ annual leave in addition to Bank Holidays
  • Investment into your staff well-being

 

Why Join Us

  • The ethos at Croydon is very much about working together to make positive change
  • You will join an established team who can help you settle in and offer their expertise
  • You will have the support of colleagues within service support services and colleagues in the wider practice system.

 

About You

We are looking for a confident individual, who also has:

  • Knowledge of common service support systems used throughout the council.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of the customers’ service support requirements.
  • Knowledge of national legislation, policies, standards, and initiatives relevant to this role within a local government environment. Delivering customer service expertise
  • Ability to prioritise own workload and that of a large team to meet deadlines in a fast-changing environment.
  • A clear appreciation of the demands of working within a multiple stakeholder, fast-paced, highly political environment.
  • Ability to work in a large complex, political organisation and to understand and operate within national and local frameworks of accountability.

To view the Senior Service Coordinator role profile click here

 

Recruitment and Selection Timeline

The closing date for applications is 23:59 on 2nd April 2023

Shortlisting will take place 11th April 2023

Interviews will take place 17th April 2023

 

Disclaimer

Croydon Council is an inclusive employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We will be pleased to consider applications from candidates seeking flexible working arrangements. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role.

 

Croydon council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The Successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check which allows them to work with children.

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  • RP Senior Service Coordinator
  • Employer: Croydon Council
  • Reference: 2300006J
  • Published: Thu 23/03/2023, 16:01 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 02/04/2023, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 8 (£35,217 - £37,038)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: London Borough of Croydon, Croydon

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