Closing date: 16/05/2021
37 hours / Fixed-Term
28,672 - 30,451 *
An exciting opportunity has arisen within our corporate Project Office for a self-motivated, dynamic and organised individual to join our busy Project Office on a fixed term, full time basis.
The role will provide project support to a major transformation programme across Social Care and the wider authority.
The transformation programme will see a full redesign of the operating model within the Council. It will be based on a through-age service delivery and greater focus on early intervention and prevention, changes to working practices via the adoption of a Signs of Safety approach, and the addition of improved infrastructure and systems to support this change primarily focusing on the development of the existing WCCIS IT system.
The successful candidate will provide support to the Project Manager to deliver a wide range of projects across the transformation programme. Within the role you will also work with operational leads from within Social Care, Early Intervention and Preventative service, ICT as well as external partners and both internal and external stakeholders.
On a day to day basis you will:
We are looking to recruit an individual:
Due to Covid19 the Council continues to follow Welsh Government guidelines and as a result this post would initially be home working.
Our offer to you
We are committed to developing our people and will not only provide support to enable you to quickly and confidently take ownership of this role’s key areas of responsibility but in addition, we are committed to supporting your development in order that you can progress your career with us. Furthermore, in exchange for your skills and commitment we will offer you a range of employee benefits including flexible working hours, competitive annual leave allowance, lifestyle savings and employee wellbeing packages. More information about our wide-ranging employee benefits can be found here.
Internal applicants seeking a secondment arrangement should discuss the matter with their manager before applying.
Under the current COVID situation interviews will be undertaken remotely using video conference. Further details will be communicated to successful candidates.
For an informal discussion, please contact Greg Jones on Greg.Jones@ceredigion.gov.uk.
Note: We reserve the right to extend the application closing date.
Lifestyle savings scheme
Generous employer pension scheme
Cycle to work scheme
Learning and development
We play a key role in ensuring the smooth and efficient management of the decision-making process of the Council, including support and advice to Councillors; PA, administrative and project management support to all service areas; facilitating elections; the communications team; translation and the Welsh Language policy officer. Our key functions include: