Children's Strategic Commissioner
3-4-month interim contract
Inside IR35 - £500 per day (via umbrella, negotiable dependent upon experience)
London, Local Authority
A new opportunity has arisen within a London local authority for an experienced Children's Strategic Commissioner for an initial 3-4 month interim period on a predominantly remote basis to deliver a specific piece of work creating a market statement for Children's Sufficiency.
Starting early July 2022 with interviews taking place WC 13TH June 2022.
Full time or part time working considered but minimum 3 days per week commitment.
Your duties as Children's Strategic Commissioner:
Initial 3-4-month interim requirement to deliver a market statement for children's services.
Using sufficiency data and further intelligence, bring together the output from the demand project and the sufficiency work to understand the needs of children.
Currently, residential provision is a priority due to its costs, the council need to create a market statement that send a message about it's needs and how we want the markets to respond both with traditional solutions, but also create solutions that enable more children to stay with their own families.
Looking for innovation and forward-thinking proposition
Working independently on a specific piece of work but collaboratively with partners to engage.
Reporting directly to the Director of Children's Commissioning
Experience needed as Children's Strategic Commissioner:
Have experience of commissioning children's services in local authority or children's Trust setting.
Must be able to demonstrate work creating market statements for children's services
Demonstrate innovative and forward-thinking commissioning techniques to deliver improved outcomes for service users and demonstrable savings.
Be able to demonstrate experience of diverse and complex budgets.
Available references for most recent 2 year's roles.
If you're interested in discussing this opportunity in more detail or know someone who this may be of interest to, please contact me on (phone number removed) or apply today.
(We offer a senior referral scheme upon successful placement of your recommendation so please do get in contact)