Sheffield City Region - Programme Support Officer

Barnsley, South Yorkshire
£33,437 - £36,379
04 Sep 2017
15 Sep 2017
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The Sheffield City Region LEP, working with the Combined Authority, has a complex programme of activity arising from a significant Growth Deal and an ambitious Devolution Deal. The announcement of devolved funding for employment programmes requires us to strengthen capacity across the organisation. 

The SCR Commissioning function of the SCR Executive leads all work on the design and development of programme interventions across the breadth of Labour Market, Transport, business support and infrastructure and housing disciplines. The announcement of a £18m investment in employment support programmes within the SCR requires us to strengthen team capacity. 

The Programme Support Officer will play a key role in this team and will support the work to design and mobilise the two flagship employment programmes the Health Led Employment Trial and the Early Intervention Pilot. This will include stakeholder engagement particularly work with Local Partners to support the local integration of services, collecting and presenting management information to support performance appraisal and project management. We looking for enthusiastic and dynamic individual with a background in employment and project support to join our team. 

For further information and an informal conversation regarding the vacancy please contact Andrea Fitzgerald on 0114 220 3471 

Job Profile: SCR - Programme Support Officer - Job Profile (50106866).docx
Vacancy Exposure Profile: SCR - Programme Support Officer - Exposure Profile (50106866).docx
Additional Information: Additional Information to Applicants.docx
Additional Information: Equal Opportunities For All Letter.pdf

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

CVs will not be accepted. 

This post closes at 11:59pm on the date specified. 

This post requires a Disclosure Scotland Basic Criminal Record Check. 

Prospective employees will be required to give a reasonable account of any significant periods (6 months or more in the past 3 years) of time living abroad.