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Contract Manager

Reference No: 59004468

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £28203 - £32164

Closing: 30/09/2016

Working a 5 day week, Monday through to Friday, The post holder will be responsible for supplier relationship, management of the main parking contract and the cashless parking contract, ensuring quality services are delivered. This will include financial management and analyses, to demonstrate continuous improvement of the contract. Strict adherence to the Council's policies and legislation is essential. Attention to detail is pivotal to the role, deadlines must be met, and the post-holder will be required to manage his time effectively The post-holder has responsibility for 14M of parking income and direct control of the budget for the parking contractor, This involves handling and processing data, where accuracy, confidentiality and security are importance. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Michael Dolan 01908 253691

Contract Officer

Reference No: 59004469

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £20456 - £22434

Closing: 30/09/2016

The post holder will support the Parking Contract Manager, the primary function being to support the management operation by monitoring the contractor, financial processes, with a view to continuous improvement of the parking operation. This is a pressurised role with many tight deadlines to meet. The post-holder has considerable indirect responsibility for 14M of parking income, parking proposals. This involves handling and processing computerised data, where accuracy, confidentiality and security are of utmost importance. Analytical, judgemental, creative and developmental skills are essential This is a full time post, working a 5 day week, Monday to Friday. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Michael Dolan 01908 253691


Home Carer

Reference No: 50015651

Location: Cripps Lodge

Salary: £18560 - £19939

Closing: 30/09/2016

Homecare are looking to recruit to our existing team of carers to deliver a high standard of personal care to older people, people with dementia, disabled people and other vulnerable groups within the community. Aware of the needs of service users and with at least an NVQ Level 2, equivalent qualification in Care or Care Certificate, you will be confident working alone or as part of a team. There are a variety of contracts ranging from 16 to 37 hours per week. You will need a flexible approach, working days, evenings, weekends and Bank holidays. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Sarah-Jane Copeman 01908 254330

Housing Officer (income)

Reference No: 59004390

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £23166 - £27394

Closing: 30/09/2016

The Housing Income Team are looking to recruit to 3 full time roles. One of the positions is a permanent role and the remaining two roles are fixed term until the end of March 2018. The successful candidates will specialise in income collection for residents in temporary accommodation, giving advice on arrears, clearing debts and providing support to individuals and families. For informal enquiries please contact Vanessa Leroux on 01908 252881.


Independent Reviewing Officerchild Protection Coordinator

Reference No: 50020222

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £42474 - £46914

Closing: 30/09/2016

Independent Reviewing Officer / Child Protection Coordinator 42,474 - 46,914 pro rata - part time 18.5 hours pw The IRO/CPC is part of the Safeguarding Team, leading quality assurance and scrutiny with a focus on care planning, risk management and participation. You will ensure high quality care and protection arrangements, chairing child care reviews and child protection conferences. You may cover other specialist safeguarding work within the team, including LADO. You will work with partners to inform, influence and challenge, ensuring statutory compliance whilst promoting best outcomes for children. You must be a qualified registered social worker with strong track record of working with children in care/child protection and thorough knowledge of the statutory and procedural context. This post is subject to safer recruitment practices. Closing date- 30/09/16 Interview dates- October 2016 - TBC Salaries will normally start at the first point of the grade. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- For informal enquiries, please contact Jo Hooper, Head of Safeguarding OR Julia Roberts, Safeguarding Team Manager on 01908 254300.

Senior Children And Families Practice Practitioner

Reference No: 50018731

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £37858 - £41551

Closing: 30/09/2016

An exciting opportunity at the Children and Families North Team has become available. We are looking for someone with the right knowledge, skills and experience to join the team as a senior professional. The role involves supervision of staff and providing expert support, advice and guidance to ensure children are supported and safeguarded. To be able to support the Children and Family Practice Manager by providing effective leadership and deputizing as required. The post holder will also be responsible for the professional development of team members by providing advice, guidance and mentoring. They will ensure that training needs are identified and coordinated. You will undertake a range of quality assurance tasks as delegated by the manager and will support the induction of new team members. The post holder will also ensure that the team is updated on current practice developments, guidance, legislation and research and where they have a lead role ensure that relevant information is shared across the Children and family Practices network. You will contribute and participate in the resolution of complex case management issues in order that timely action can be taken to address risks and meet children and family's needs. Interviews 13th October 2016 MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Jo Clifford 01908 253712


Social Worker

Reference No: 50013295

Location: Westcroft

Salary: £33106 - £36937

Closing: 30/09/2016

The Mental Health Social Care team are looking for an experienced Social Worker to manage out of county placements. The main responsibilities will include, completing the social care needs assessment under the Care Act 2014, developing person centred support plan and identifying appropriate placements, reviewing the needs assessments, reviewing out of county placements (nursing homes/ residential placements/ supported accommodation), undertaking 117 reviews, completing social circumstances reports for Mental Health Review Tribunals. It will be preferred for the applicant to either be an Approved Mental Health Professional or willing to undertake the training. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Yadwinder Chaudhary 01908 340967

Library Assistant Central Library

Reference No: 59003852

Location: Central Library

Salary: £16481 - £16772

Closing: 02/10/2016

We are looking for a reliable and flexible team member to work 23.25 hours per week pro rata at the Central Library. This will include working every other Saturday. The role involves assisting in all library operations and ensuring that our customers enjoy their visit. The post is generally a front of house role with direct contact with customers using the libraries, floor walking and making sure stock is returned to the shelves in an appropriate manner. Applicants need to have GCSE maths and English A-C grade, or relevant experience to demonstrate adequate levels of literacy and numeracy. Good IT skills are essential. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Garry Mitchell 01908 254068


Inclusion And Intervention Worker

Reference No: 59004447

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £23166 - £27394

Closing: 07/10/2016

Inclusion and Intervention Worker- We have a full-time vacancy 37 hours per week, the post is term time only (39 weeks). Please note the above salary is based on 52 weeks and will be pro-rata. The Inclusion and Intervention Team requires a passionate and motivated Inclusion and Intervention Worker to join the team. You will work directly with children and young people with SEND and their families to deliver packages of intervention in a child centred and focused way, listening, observing, giving advice, information and support within their setting or home. You will need to be able to demonstrate an excellent knowledge of special educational needs with the ability to work with parent/carers, educational settings and partners to maintain positive and effective working relationships. All successful applicants will be expected to use their own transport to travel to appointments within Milton Keynes. All applicants will need an enhanced DBS check. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- inclusionandinterventionteam@milton-keynes.gov.uk

Youth Support Worker

Reference No: 59002721

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £YWSUP1 - £YWSUP1

Closing: 07/10/2016

"I was using Reason, playing an A minor on heavy 0. 12 gauge. I was going to use Logic for the drums but I had problems with the hi-hat clutch." If you understood that sentence then we could have just the post for you. We are looking for a 0.5 youth support worker with a focus on supporting our informal musical education offer to young people. You will be able to mentor young bands, run one to one recording sessions using a variety of digital audio workstation, support young people in attaining their Bronze and Silver Arts Award and develop performance opportunities alongside partner organisations. In return you will get to work with talented young people across a diverse range of musical genres. MKC name and contact number for informal enquiries- Adele Johnson 07717895139



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