Project Support Officer - UKSPF Community Digital Health Hubs

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Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 03/12/2023 23:59
Grade 6 (SCP 22-25) £29, 439 - £32,020
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Job Category:
Project Management
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Employment Location:
City Hall and Agile
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Closing date:
3 Dec
Further Information
Sunderland Council are looking for a resourceful and proactive individual, a real self-starter, who is passionate to drive forward project delivery to make a difference within Sunderland to enable the delivery of the Community Health and Digital Hub project, which is funded through UK Shared Prosperity Funds (UKSPF).

 This Fixed Term position is designed to provide additional high level project support to the Area Arrangements Team to support the delivery of the UKSPF funded Community Health and Digital Hub project, across the city of Sunderland, working closely with the voluntary and community sector and wider city partners, who are supporting the delivery of community support services entitled Links for Life Sunderland, to improve outcomes for residents.  

The Project Support Officer will be specifically responsible for supporting project  implementation, project appraisals, effective performance and financial management, evaluation, detailed technical support by way of information gathering, coordination research, analytical work, and working with voluntary sector organisations, face to face within communities, on a daily basis, to improve partnerships, and grow community support services within Sunderland, ensuring that those organisations who have received funding to deliver community support services, are meeting, and excelling the required outcomes as well as engaging proactively in the wider Links for Life Sunderland programme. 

Responsibilities of the role include;

* Monitor Community Digital Health hub project performance. Proactively ensuring projects meet contractual requirements, working with voluntary sector partners on a daily basis to ensure outcomes are achieved and maximised.  

* Production of project, financial and performance updates and reports, as necessary, for the Community Digital Health Hub project board. 

* Provide detailed technical support to the wider team by way of information gathering, coordination research, analytical work, to inform the wider Sunderland Links for Life programme. 

Why work for Sunderland City Council:  

* Flexi time to allow for work-life balance (only where applicable) 

* 26 days leave (excluding bank holidays) with the advantage of an additional leave scheme  

For an informal discussion please contact Area Arrangements Strategic Manager Helen Peverley via email at helen.peverley@sunderland.gov.uk  

Applications must be completed on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil   

If you need any support, contact: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk

Please note that CVs are not acceptable. 

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This job is closed for applications.