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Senior Performance Analyst
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: 8466
  • Published: Mon 30/09/2019, 12:10 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 20/10/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £30,744 - £32,220 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Watling House, Dunstable, Bedfordshire

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Senior Performance Analyst

We are looking to recruit a Senior Performance Analyst to work within the Council’s Children’s Services Social Care/Early Help/SEND Performance Team. This role is for a fixed- term until 31st July 2020.


As a Senior Performance Analyst you will support the Service to deliver outstanding performance through the effective use of data and business intelligence. You will provide and maintain regular performance management information to all levels of management, and provide quality analysis and advice to enable the Service to understand performance and the reasons for poor performance. You will complete a number of statutory returns and provide OFSTED with any data they require during inspection.  You can find your greatness by working with people across the Service to inform improvements that ensure better outcomes for children, young people and families.

The successful candidate is required to have demonstrable experience of providing data analysis leading to service improvement, as well as experience of producing reports and information from reporting software (preferably Business Objects).  Advanced Excel skills and experience of presenting complex information to non-technical audiences are essential for this role.


The role requires either a degree or equivalent qualification in a related subject e.g. Maths, or preferably demonstrable equivalent experience.  It is essential that the post holder has good report writing and communication skills with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.  They must have an understanding of how to make the best use of data and information to make informed decisions, seek improvement opportunities and ways to resolve problems.


Join us, and take advantage of flexible working and the chance to learn and progress. Find your greatness by helping us to deliver outstanding performance information and intelligence as a key part of an ambitious Children’s Service that is improving the lives of children, young people and their families within Central Bedfordshire.


Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work.'


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For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Andy Capjon at or phone 0300 300 6846

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at


Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.


To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role.