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Performance Analyst

Reference No: 59004359

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £23166 - £27394

Closing: 24/08/2016

This key role offers an exciting opportunity to be part of Milton Keynes Council's Corporate Performance Team. You will be responsible for gathering, storing, analysing, benchmarking and providing access to information that helps users make better evidence-based decisions, particularly in Children Social Care Services. Good understanding and use of data systems is essential. Knowing Liquid Logic - LCS system will be an advantage. You will be educated to degree level or equivalent in information management. The ideal candidate will be proactive and able to work on own initiative, enthusiastic to learn new systems and it's use, have good analytical and interpersonal skills, and have a good level of technical ability to be able to produce reports from different systems. Interviews will be held on 7th/ 8th September. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Dipali Yadav – 01908 252462

Adviser To Governing Boards

Reference No: 59003743

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £20456 - £22434

Closing: 26/08/2016

Adviser to Governing Boards x 2 £20,456 - £22,434 pro rata 15 or 20 hours per week term time only (39 weeks per year) To meet growing demand for our services, we are seeking to recruit two new advisers to join our friendly team. This flexible and rewarding role involves working some evenings delivering a clerking service to schools and academies, enabling governors to operate effectively, efficiently and legally. An organised self-starter with excellent listening and writing skills, you will be confident giving advice, handling sensitive information and maintaining confidentiality. Full training will be provided. For informal enquiries, please contact Sara Butler or Madeleine Carrington on- 01908 253497/253623. Closing date- 26 August 2016. Interviews- 1 September 2016 Salaries will normally start at the first point of the grade. To apply online visit- www.milton-keynes.gov.uk/jobs-careers. For an application form, email- jobs@milton-keynes.gov.uk Please quote appropriate reference. We are unable to accept CVs, unless accompanied by a completed application form. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Sara Butler or Madeleine Carrington on 01908 253497/253623.


Social Worker

Reference No: 50020531

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £28203 - £36937

Closing: 26/08/2016

EXPERIENCED SOCIAL WORKERS NEEDED IN MILTON KEYNES MASH The MASH receives all contacts and referrals regarding child welfare concerns and operates a triage system in order to ensure effective and efficient response. Section 47 investigations and Child and Family Assessments are all undertaken within the service to identify any risks or unmet needs and the cases are then immediately transferred to the appropriate service provision. We do not case hold any long term work, the maximum a case will remain in MASH is 45 days. We are a positive and enthusiastic team that would love you to share your experience and knowledge with us. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Toni / Oonagh / Shirley 01908 253169

Carer 30 Hours Per Week

Reference No: 50020190

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £18560 - £19939

Closing: 28/08/2016

Carer (nights) - Based at Courteney's Lodge Furzton which is a Sheltered Housing with Care Scheme, which enables people with dementia to live independently with 24 hour on site care support. In this key role, you will deliver a person-centred care support service to our tenants with dementia, providing personal, social and emotional support, throughout the night. Working as part of our experienced care team and under the direction of the senior carer, You will provide a high quality, responsive service that promotes independence, choice and dignity for our tenants. You will have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and an understanding and empathy of dementia. NVQ 2&3 in Health and Social Care is desirable or the willingness to study these qualifications. You will be expected to work a rota system which includes every other weekend. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Christine Carroll 01908 502947


Carer 37 Hours

Reference No: 50015744

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £18560 - £19939

Closing: 28/08/2016

Courteney's Lodge is a Sheltered Housing with Care Scheme which enables people with dementia to live independently, with 24 hour on-site support. In this key role, you will deliver a person-centred care support service to our tenants with dementia, providing personal, social and emotional support. Working as part of our experienced care team and under the direction of the Team Leader, you will provide a high quality, responsive service that promotes independence, choice and dignity for our tenants. You will have excellent communication skills and an understanding and empathy of dementia. NVQ level 2&3 in Health and Social Care is desirable or the willingness to study these qualifications. You will be expected to work a rota system which includes every other weekend. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Christine Carroll 01908 502947

Field Service Engineer

Reference No: 59002882

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £23166 - £27394

Closing: 28/08/2016

Able to communicate technical points at a user level, you will provide site-based ICT support to MKC offices including libraries, schools, councillors also provide resource for project work. Your high level of technical expertise will include in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Windows Servers and OS, Desktop PCs, Laptops and standard office packages. Well presented with the ability to communicate technical points to users will be essential, along with good written skills. Full driving licence is essential. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Mohammed Kashem on 01908 253322


Benefit Training Officer

Reference No: 59004178

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £23,166 - £30000

Closing: 29/08/2016

An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2 Training Officers to join our Benefits Service. The successful candidates will be responsible for planning, developing and delivering high quality legislative, procedural and systems training to new and existing staff. If you have significant, current experience of working in a local authority Housing Benefits and Council Tax Reduction environment, using Northgate Revenues & Benefits and Information@Work Document Imaging together with in depth knowledge of the relevant legislation, then this role presents an exciting opportunity. IRRV qualified, or with equivalent quantifiable experience, you will have previous experience of planning, developing and delivering training programmes and ideally hold a professional training qualification. If you are enthusiastic and confident and an excellent communicator able to inspire and motivate others this is a great opportunity to bring experience to our Service MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Vanessa Williams 01908 253064

Benefits Performance Officer

Reference No: 59004180

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £23166 - £27394

Closing: 29/08/2016

We are looking for 2 experienced Benefits practitioners to share their expertise by working with our managers and assessment staff to produce continual improvement in accuracy levels through one to one guidance, feedback and advice. You will be responsible for checking the accuracy of claims for Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction and Local Welfare Assistance to ensure subsidy maximisation and that the right Benefit is paid to the right customer at the right time. You will also provide statistical information, collate and report on the results of the accuracy checking and make recommendations for changes to procedures to reduce error and subsidy loss. IRRV Level 3/Technician qualified, with excellent communication, interpersonal & presentation skills you will be able to build effective working relationships at all levels. A thorough knowledge of Housing Benefit & Council Tax Reduction legislation & procedures together with an awareness of Council Tax legislation is a necessity. You will also be IT literate, with a good knowledge of Benefit based computer systems. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Liz Riley 01908 252420


It Apprentice

Reference No: 59003676

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £6800 - £6800

Closing: 29/08/2016

While studying for an NVQ qualification in IT you will be part of the Service Management team, gaining experience across several support functions. From working on the IT Service Desk taking calls via telephone, intranet notification, email and walk ups to assisting with major software/hardware rollouts with our Field Services team. Excellent communication skills and a good knowledge of Microsoft Office products e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook are essential. You should also have an interest in developing a career in IT. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Mohammed Kashem on 01908 253322

Practitioner

Reference No: 59004246

Location: Pebbles Children’s Centre

Salary: £20456 - £22434

Closing: 31/08/2016

Pebbles Children's Centre are looking to recruit a full time enthusiastic and experienced Family Support or Early Years practitioner, desirably with at least 2 years' experience of working with Children and Families in areas of deprivation. The practitioner will join a friendly, supportive and dedicated Children's Centre team, supporting to develop and provide a range of high quality integrated services that improve outcomes for children and families, to reduce inequalities for those in greatest need of support. This role requires someone who is resilient and robust in their practice with a sound knowledge of Safeguarding and Health and Safety. The successful candidate will be educated to NVQ Level 3 in Early Years or equivalent and experience of working in a fast paced environment. For initial enquires contact Gina Rendle on 01908 240556



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