Ref : CVP 073
Date posted : 08 / 09 / 2020
Closing date : 22 / 09 / 2020 05 : 00 PM
Hours per week : 36 hours per week
Salary : £21,589 - £23,836 per annum
Location : Huyton
Employment Type : Full Time
Contract Type : Permanent
We are looking for a Placements Assistant to assist in the monitoring and performance of providers, in relation to meeting young peoples identified / assessed needs within the scope of the relevant contractual arrangements.
The role also requires the post holder to identify placements suitable to meet the needs of children and young people from Knowsley, as directed by the Commissioning and Contracts Assistant, and to monitor contractual compliance across Children’s Residential placements, Independent Fostering, Semi-Independent provision, as well as other contracts that are in place commissioned by Children’s Services
This role is to support the Commissioning and Contracts Officer in identifying and delivering good quality placements and outcomes for children looked after.
It includes ensuring that our services are driven by evidenced needs and analysis, and that service delivery meets the needs of, and improves outcomes for Knowsley residents.
We are looking for a highly motivated individual who has experience of :