Job Title: Contracts Office
Job Description: Interim Contracts Officer required to work with the London Asylum Seekers Consortium (LASC) providing high quality contract monitoring service alongside the LASC Manager. The successful candidate will ensure that various services are in place to meet the needs of unaccompanied asylum seeking children and young people. You will have experience working with the Children Act 1989, the Leaving Care Act 2002 and Every Child Matters 2004 and addressing Service Provider issues arising from this work.
You will ensure that all contracted services meet the Department’s priorities for services to unaccompanied asylum seeking children and young people in need. You will assist the LASC manager with commissioning activities and any contracting and monitoring services arising from that work.
You will have experience working within a commissioning and monitoring children services. At least 2 years of undertaking major projects. Excellent writing and communication skills. Knowledge of legislation, case law and government policy relating to unaccompanied asylum seeking children and young people. Relevant experience in contracting/social work activity with children and families and relevant understanding of contracting issues.
Contract expected to last 6 to 9 months.
NB. As this role is in the Public Sector you will be required to work via an umbrella company
Job Type: Contract
Job Date: 2017-02-17 10:57:27
Country: United Kingdom
Job Category: Administration