Hours: 37 hours per week
We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated individual, to join the Contracts and Commissioning Service in North Somerset Council. The successful applicant will be part of the management structure and have line management responsibilities.
The post will provide support with the recommissioning of the Integrated Community Equipment Services (ICES) and a number of other contracts associated with the ICES contract across the Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG) area.
The main role will be to continue to lead and build on the success of the North Somerset Award for Digital Innovation in Social Care and subsequent initiatives. This will include implementation of the Technology Enabled Care (TEC) Enabled Care Strategy and a new procurement to tender for a service provider and development partner to expand the existing TEC service offer.
The post will also lead the TEC Team with various projects, including acoustic monitoring, hydration innovation and the Wellness Service.
We are looking for someone who is committed, who can demonstrate innovative practices to deliver efficient and high-quality services.
The applicant needs to have previous related contractual and commissioning experience in health and social care.
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
For an informal discussion, please contact Gerald Hunt, Head of Commissioning on 01275 884947.
Anticipated interview date: Friday 04 June 2021
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.