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Programme Manager

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Work Location
Pupils on Roll
Pupils on Roll
Occupational group
Management & Senior Management
Salary details
£37,890 per annum
Job term
Appointment type
Full Time
37 hours per week
Closing Date
09 November 2020
Interview date
19 November 2020
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Our Vision: Making Teignbridge a healthy and desirable place where people want to live, work and visit.
Our Values: Communicative, Respected, Purposeful Conscientious.

What it's like to work here:With its diverse mix of coast, countryside, seaside resorts, market towns, villages and moorland, Teignbridge is a great place to work and live.  

For this role: You will be responsible for facilitating service improvement, change management projects and transformation across the Council and its partners, and support cultural change.

What you'll be doing:Managing a small team of project staff you will ensure the successful delivery and efficient functioning of the corporate Transformation Programme and realisation of the benefits defined by its objectives, including enhanced efficiency, cost savings and improved customer satisfaction. Projects incorporate the delivery of ICT solutions across the organisation, including the impending roll-out of Office 365.

Who we're looking for:The successful candidate will have extensive knowledge of transformation, service improvement models and good practice. You will have a proven ability to work collaboratively with services, staff and managers to develop workable and innovative solutions to complex business problems as a means of increasing efficiency, improving delivery to customers and delivering tangible benefits to the customer and the organisation.

To be successful in this role you will need: to have to a good understanding of the current policy issues facing local government particularly in relation to service redesign, savings and the role and function of local government, combined with knowledge of methods and techniques to manage and influence behavioural and cultural change. You will be an influential and persuasive communicator with high levels of written and verbal communication skills, and have the ability to interpret complex issues and present to a wide group of stakeholders.

We value our staff and offer an excellent working environment, employee rewards and benefits include;
Local Government Pension Scheme
Generous Annual Leave
Family Friendly Leave, Pay and Working Arrangements
Childcare Vouchers
Discounted Gym Membership at Teignbridge District Council Leisure Centres
Cycle Scheme
Career Development through Professional Learning and Development

As an accredited Investor in People and a Disability Confident Employer, we value diversity and celebrate individuality across our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service provision and are only interested in your ability to do the job.

DBS Checks -Teignbridge District Council complies fully with the DBS code of practice and undertakes to treat all applicants for positions fairly.  If a position is included in the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order, the Council uses criminal record checks processed through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to assess and individual’s suitability for the post

Data protection -The organisation processes information about an individual's criminal convictions in accordance with its data protection policy / policy on processing special categories of personal data. In particular, data collected during recruitment is held securely and accessed by, and disclosed to, individuals only for the purposes of completing the recruitment process as per the General Data Protection Regulation.

The organisation is also committed to going through the proper DBS channels to establish whether or not an individual has a criminal record. The organisation will not require job applicants or existing employees to use their subject access rights under data protection provisions to provide criminal record details.

All information is processed in line with the General Data Protection Regulation

Safeguarding Commitment -Teignbridge District Council will comply with its legal obligations in relation to recruiting people to work with children/vulnerable adults.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification to inform your application and supporting statement.

For an informal discussion please contact Amanda Pujol on amanda.pujol@teignbridge.gov.uk.   


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