Partnership Officer

Barnsley, South Yorkshire
£26,822 - £29,323
12 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

The Healthier Communities Team is seeking a highly motivated and suitably experienced Partnership Officer to support the work of both the Safer Barnsley Partnership and the Stronger Communities Partnership. 

You will play a key role in ensuring robust partnership governance arrangements are in place and contribute to the continuous improvement of both partnerships and their sub-structures. 

Possessing knowledge and understanding of the legislative and policy framework underpinning the work of the partnerships, you will take a lead role in the development of partnership work programmes ensuring effective monitoring of activity against key strategies and plans providing reports into various partnership meetings. 

You will support the partnerships with information sharing through the development of information sharing agreements facilitating the active engagement of all stakeholders and ensuring compliance with all relevant information sharing legislation and protocols. 

You will be methodical in the preparation of documentation, data and information and will have a well-developed ability to manage a challenging workload demonstrating skills in work prioritisation, organisation and time management. 

You will need highly developed interpersonal, communication and negotiating skills and must have experience of supporting multi-agency partnerships to work collectively to achieve the best possible outcomes for individuals, families and communities. 

You will be adaptive and have the ability to respond to a fast pace ever changing environment embracing new challenges and ways of working. 

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Additional Information: Equal Opportunities For All Letter.pdf.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.