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Interim Children's Social Care Commissioner

Interim Children's Social Care Commissioner

Posted 9 April by Venn Group Easy Apply Ended

VENNGROUP Professional temporary recruitment

Interim Children's Social Care Commissioner
Location: London
Length: 3 months initially
Status: Inside IR35

A local authority is looking for an Interim Children's Social Care Commissioner to join the children's services directorate working alongside the contracts and procurement team to commission services around Child Protection

Children's Social Care Commissioner:

  • Aid in the delivery of commissioning children's services, focusing on Looked After Children and Children in Need
  • Management of contracts and commissioning activity around Child Protection
  • Deliver the councils current social care commissioning services while liaising with brokerage team
  • Require an experienced Children's Social Care Commissioner to review commissioning arrangements and procure children's services
  • Support the Service Manager in Children's Commissioning
  • Build strategic relationships with stakeholders - particularly providers



Requirements of the Children's Social Care Commissioner:

  • Experience of delivering children's services commissioning activity
  • Knowledge of the relevant children's legislations and its implications for local authorities and other public bodies
  • Ability to contribute to strategic and operational change
  • Local Authority or CCG experience
  • Financial management experience



If you have the right experience for this role and feel your skills and experience match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact

Zach Hamouda or Nicola Gradon on and email your CV to

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.


*Venn Group's "Recommendation Scheme": if you recommend a candidate who is subsequently placed by Venn Group (for a minimum of 2 weeks) you will be eligible for £25 worth of vouchers from a choice of high street organisations.

Required skills

  • Commissioning
  • Public Health
  • Children's services

Reference: 34863528

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