Statutory Assessment Coordinator

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Madge Smith

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    30/12/2019 09:45:29

Statutory Assessment Coordinator

We are looking to recruit a Statutory Assessment Co-ordinator on a temporary basis. Working pattern is full time hours - 09.00am - 5.00pm

Responsibilities of the role:

Statutory Assessment Officers for 3 months
The Statutory Assessment Team undertakes statutory assessments for our children and young people with SEND - the request is to address a backlog of requests.
35 hours per week
Based at Universal Square in Manchester

Be a member of and contribute fully to a team supporting a range of services within a specific area of the Council, securing timely and effective support and advice for managers.

Deliver work-streams and projects commissioned by key stakeholders, acting as advisor in relation to service projects and strategy implementation to support the effective decision making processes of the Council and to enable it to meet its legal obligations.

Ensure that work packages delivered are in line with organisational direction of travel and agreed policies / procedures, including consideration of Public Service Reform principles.

Provide robust and effective analysis of information, using outputs to inform work packages and advice to client services. Support the development and implementation of systems and processes which prioritise work requests based on meeting key corporate objectives.

Proactively assist the monitoring and review processes and procedures to ensure that key performance indicators are met and implement strategies and procedures to continually enhance the service.

Maintain competence in subject matter specialism, undertaking research and information gathering to ensure Council adopts and maintains best practice in areas of specialism, providing ad hoc advice as required.

To be considered for this role you must be:

* Eligible to work in the UK
* References

Please email or call on 0161 835 8772 for further details.

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