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Contract Officer - Childrens' Commissioning

Job Description

Contract Officer (Children's Commissioning) needed with West Sussex County Council

Start Date- ASAP

Location - Chichester or Worthing

Duration - Initially 3 months

Hours per week - 37 hours per week

Salary - £16 ltd an hour


  • You will be required to develop and sustain key education and accommodation-based sectors
  • You will be part of a team with responsibility for the delivery of a range of priorities identified within the West Sussex Plan
  • The post will mainly work from home, but there is a requirement to attend the office once a week, either in Chichester or Worthing

What is required?

  • BTEC/HNC/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent experience
  • Experience of operating in a contract management arena, ensuring best value and maintaining optimum service levels
  • Experience of working within Children's Social Care (desirable)
  • Experience of working within office systems/practices that provide support to children and young people

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!
  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
  • Payroll service twice a week.
  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.
  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.
  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.