Change and Innovation Manager

London Borough of Lewisham
Catford, London
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity to lead transformation programmes in a vibrant Local Authority.The role

To lead complex organisational redesign programmes and be responsible for achieving their successful delivery. Lewisham Council is undergoing significant digital and service transformation and this role will lead on and manage multi-disciplinary and multiple project teams to deliver organisational and cultural change, underpinned by new digital capabilities. The Change and Innovation Managers will be working with senior officers, advising Heads of Service, Executive Directors and Members on both the design and delivery of transformation activity.

We are looking for a Change and Innovation Manager to work on Children’s Social Care Service Redesign - This role will lead on the programming and delivery of the CSC service redesign, working alongside colleagues in the transformation team and CSC with the overall aim of modernising and improving the service.

What we’re looking for

We are looking for ambitious and innovative individuals with a passion for utilising technology to support behaviour change. We welcome applications from people with a background children’s social care and or people who have a background in programme management.

The appointment is for an 18 month period and we are happy to consider temporary secondments internally or from other organisations.

In return, we’ll offer excellent development opportunities, plus a range of benefits that includes a career average pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to make a real difference to our local community.

Further information

Lewisham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

For a full job description and person specification, please see attachments to the right of this advert under the Related Information section.

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