Specialist Support Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
08/03/2021 23:59
Band 7 £20,493 - £21,748 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Admin / Secretarial / Customer Services
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Centre of Excellence Teaching & Learning (CETL)
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
8 Mar
Further Information

We are looking for a Specialist Support Officer to provide a full, effective and confidential administrative support service to the Hartlepool Independent Reviewing Officers, who sit within the Quality and Review Service.

This is a fixed term role to support with capacity to until May 2022. Hartlepool is a vibrant and energetic town with growing prospects, as an authority we want to make Hartlepool the best it possibly can be and want dedicated, driven and committed staff to help us achieve that.

This role will require you to be an experienced administrator, preferably having worked in children’s services. We are looking for someone with a good telephone manner, someone who has experience of interacting with the public and someone who has an exemplary work ethic in terms of attendance, performance and attitude. The applicant needs to have good planning and organizational skills with experience of minute taking.

We were recently rated Good in our Inspection of Local Authority Children’s Services (ILACS) with outstanding for children in care and care leavers. Inspectors found that “Senior managers recognise that the provision of high-quality social work services relies on a well-trained, supported and motivated workforce.” You will be part of a hard - working, enthusiastic, committed and supportive team.

For further information, please contact Rebecca Stephenson, Head of Service Quality and Review, on 01429 284134.

Closing date: 8th March 2021

Interviews week commencing: 15th March 2021