Business Support Officer

  • Lancashire County Council
  • Part Time
  • Leyland
Lancashire County Council

Job Description

| Salary 18,933 - 19,698 Per annum | Permanent, Part Time 30 hours per week |

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of people who have a disability? We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated, flexible people who would enjoy supporting adults with disabilities to live the lives they want. The services we provide include:The Domiciliary Service - supports people with learning disabilities in their own homes over 24 hours. Supports are also offered in social, leisure, education and other community-based activities Lancashire is a wonderful place to live and work and it’s also one of the fastest growing locations in the UK. As the fourth largest local authority in the country and the largest in the North we serve 1.2 million residents and deliver a wide range of innovative, successful services.

The post holders will be required to provide administrative and technical support to the wider team.

The successful applicants will be required to interpret and analyse data from a number of sources and report key findings. Good communication skills, both written and verbal, will be essential together with an ability to work with limited supervision and meet deadlines.

Excellent IT skills, together with an ability to work and deliver changes through partnership working with internal and external partners, will be essential.

The posts being advertised are permanent, subject to a six-month probationary period being successfully completed.

Please see attached job profile/person specification, or for further details contact Daniel Litherland on 01772 539268 for an informal discussion.

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Further information can be found on the 'Our Recruitment Process' tab.

As per the Council's response to COVID-19, interviews will be held via Skype conference calling, support for which will be given.

Job Description & Person Specification

We do not hold a sponsorship licence and can only consider applications from candidates who are legally entitled to work in the UK. If you do not have the right to work in the UK, your application will not progress.

We reserve the right to close down a vacancy early, before the closing date, if we receive sufficient applications.

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