Commissioning Officer (Trailblazer Project)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 11/10/2019 12:00
£39,782 pa
Hours per week:
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Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Integrated Commissioning, Commissioning Unit, Town Hall & Civic Offices
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Closing date:
11 Oct
Further Information

Commissioning Officer (Trailblazer Project)
(Integrated Commissioning, Commissioning Unit)
£39,782 pa

Fixed Term post for 18 months

The Commissioning Officer is part of the Joint Commissioning Team which- innovatively- jointly spans the Local Authority and CCG.

You will support the work of the Commissioning Unit to ensure that the council’s and CCG’s resources are used to commission services that make a positive impact, meet our statutory obligations, and contribute to the overall strategic objectives.

As part of the commissioning unit you will work collectively with specific focus on the management of special projects and outcome based commissioning. You will combine a strong understanding of commissioning processes with good knowledge of the current needs of the borough and both the national and local agenda across adult and children services.

You will work on transformational projects within workstreams, providing challenge and advice where appropriate, to help realise the delivery of agreed targets.

Work will be undertaken ad-hoc or on special projects at the request of the Head of Commissioning and the Joint Commissioning Manager/Lead.

To find out more about this role and to apply please visit www.southtyneside.gov.uk alternatively you can email jobs@southtyneside.gov.uk or call (0191) 455 4968. BT Typetalkers welcome.

Closing date: Noon, 11 October 2019.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.