Business Support Officer

Company
Worcestershire County Council
Date Posted
12th October 2018
Reference
RQ331194
Sector
Public Services and Administration
Location
Worcester
Benefits
Inside IR35
Salary
£10 to £12 Per Hour

PERSON SPECIFICATION

 

Job Title:                                                 Business Support Officer

Directorate & Section/Unit:                  Children's Services

Safeguarding and Services to Children & Young People

Salary Grade:                                          Scale 5

 

 

EXPERIENCE:

 

It is essential that the post holder has:

  • Significant experience of working in children’s social care or similar environment.
  • Considerable experience working in a role responsible for co-ordinating activities.
  • Demonstrable computing experience, especially in the use of software packages of MS Office including the use of spreadsheets and databases.

 

It is desirable that the post holder has:

  • Considerable experience working in a role with lead responsibility for outcomes.
  • Experience working on projects in collaboration with others.
  • Experience of managing budgets.

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

 

It is essential that the post holder has:

  • Knowledge of issues relevant to children’s safeguarding and the ability to apply this knowledge.
  • An ability to extract, present and convey accurate information and to disseminate such information where required.
  • An ability to influence and negotiate with a range of staff and representatives from partner organisations and agencies.
  • The confidence to make decisions that resolve blocks to the delivery of the service.
  • A polite, efficient manner particularly when working under pressure and in circumstances where interruption may be common place.
  • The ability to recognise, acknowledge and have regard to confidential and sensitive matters including child protection.
  • A willingness to enhance personal performance by seeking out constructive feedback, gaining insight and awareness of personal strengths and challenges.

 

It is desirable that the post holder has:

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QUALIFICATIONS/TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT:

 

It is essential that the post holder has:

  • Educated to NVQ Level 3 in a relevant subject or equivalent.

 

It is desirable that the post holder has:

  • ECDL / IT qualification/certificate

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