Employment and Skills Officer

Job Summary
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Full time
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Closed for applications on 30/11/2023 12:00
£31,364 pa
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Town Hall, South Shields
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Closing date:
30 Nov
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Employment and Skills Officer
(Town Hall, South Shields)
£31,364 pa  
You will manage relationships and contractual performance of commissioned post-16 education and training suppliers to raise the skills and attainment levels of the Borough’s residents by:
  • Building capacity and harnessing effective working relationships to ensure economic capability and wellbeing is improved for local people and communities and a suitably skilled workforce is available to meet the needs of local employers;
  • Managing contractual performance and financial monitoring arrangements of commissioned suppliers and contributing to the quality improvement activities to maximise successful outcomes. 

For an informal discussion please contact Kevin Thompson, Strategic Commissioning Manager (Education Learning and Skills) on (0191) 424 6584.
We offer an excellent benefits package and further information is available here - www.southtyneside.gov.uk/workinghere  
South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.
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Closing date: Noon, Thursday 30 November 2023.
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This job is closed for applications.