Safeguarding Children Board Co-ordinator
Work Hours: 36 Hours per Week
City & Hackney Safeguarding Children Board Co-ordinator
S01 - GBP29,424 - GBP31,140
18 month fixed term contact
Hackney is London's most diverse and dynamic borough. Stretching from the edge of the City, to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, it is an area of rapid economic growth, particularly in the tech, media, fashion and other creative industries. Hackney has more green space than any other inner London borough, some of the capital's best schools, and first class transport connections, which combined with excellent local public services and a thriving arts, cultural and retail sector, are fast making it one of London's most popular areas to live, work and visit. Our challenge is to make sure that our borough's economic growth provides benefits for everyone who lives here, and to create opportunities that will transform the lives of local people.
We know that staff are key to our success and we are seeking people with ambition, creativity and commitment to our values to help us achieve the best for the people of Hackney.
City and Hackney Safeguarding Children Board, was the first ever Local Safeguarding Children Board to be judged outstanding by Ofsted.
The City and Hackney Safeguarding Children Board (CHSCB) is looking for a highly organised and efficient individual to provide high level administration duties to the Board. You will be responsible for maintaining a consistent and efficient administration service. Your role will include minute taking for high profile strategic meetings, preparing reports and briefing papers, combined with producing high quality management information in a variety of formats. You will also co-ordinate the ongoing operation of the Safeguarding Board, Executive Board and Sub Committees. Managing and co-ordinating the diaries of the Independent Chair and Senior Professional Adviser is also required.
Experience of working in an administration role in a complex and large organisation is required, combined with experience of successfully managing a variety of projects simultaneously and achieving results. A knowledge of working within a local authority children's social services is required. Excellent minute taking skills is a must and you will be highly proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
At Hackney, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is stimulating, fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high profile organisation. If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please visit our website via the button below to apply.
Closing date for applications: 25th August 2017
Interview date: 12th & 15th September 2017
An enhanced DBS is required for this role.
We are passionate about equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent to apply.