Workforce Development Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/09/2018 12:00
£35,229 - £38,052
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Closing date:
5 Sep
Further Information

North East Association of Directors of Adults and Childrens Services, Workforce Development Officer

Salary £35,229 to £38,052 per annum
2 year fixed term (secondment considered subject to employer approval)
Up to 37 hrs per week. Requests for flexible working arrangements will be considered

Working as part of a small team we require a workforce development officer to provide a support and co-ordination function for the regional ADASS /ADCS workforce lead director and workforce network. The successful candidate will be expected to have knowledge of current workforce issues impacting upon adults and children’s social care and experience of working in a workforce development role in an adults or children’s social care environment.

This is a wide-ranging role where the successful candidate will shape and deliver the North East ADASS /ADCS workforce work programme. The post holder will need to develop effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholder and work with all levels of senior management across the organisations.

The successful candidate will therefore have a proven track record in successfully administering, supporting and co-ordinating multiple projects across a range of partner organisations.

The post holder’s base in the region is flexible. Travel within the region is expected as part of on-going effective working with all Local Authorities and Partners. A limited amount of travelling beyond the region may be required.

For an informal discussion please contact:

Ian Hall, NE ADASS / ADCS Policy and Project Manager, Tel: 07901008522 or Abby Holder NE ADASS / ADCS Policy and Project Officer 07970623322

Closing Date: Wednesday 5th September (12 noon) – applications received after this time will not be considered
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 25th September

Please note
This job is closed for applications.