Policy Officer (Alcohol & Drugs Partnership) (FIF07669)

Fife Council
United Kingdom
30 Jun 2017
27 Jul 2017
Job Type

Job Description
Interviews: week commencing 24th July 2017
Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the attached Job Pack. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for. The main terms and conditions of employment are also available via the above link."
The post holder will support the development and review of the substance misuse strategy and associated policies an action plans. In addition they will support strategy implementation through service planning and delivery in Fife and policy support to Fife Alcohol and Drug Partnership and Chair.
Educated to SCQF level 9 which includes a Degree equivalent.
SCQF Framework
Before your offer of employment can be confirmed you will be required to obtain a PVG check through Disclosure Scotland.
Advising and challenging Services, Customers and Councillors on how to manage and deliver policy and services by identifying, planning and developing approaches, policies and systems.
The Individual
The successful candidate will have:
Experience of policy improvement methodologies such as process mapping, service planning and performance reporting, policy development and evaluation.
Experience of information analysis and solution development.
Practical experience and ability to collect, analyse and interpret a range of data, including performance and management data.
Experience of developing and delivering training materials and presentation.
Ability to work with and co-ordinate a wide variety of people to achieve desired outcomes in a workshop environment.

In Fife Council How We Work Matters and you will be responsible for being a role model by displaying and promoting behaviours that are expected of all Council employees:

Take ownership

Focus on customers
Work together
Embrace technology & information
Deliver results

For further information please contact: Suzanne McGuinness, Acting Service Manager - Adults West at or + 443010.
Please Click Here to be directed to the Recruitment Page of our Fifedirect site for information on Fife Council's Recruitment and Selection processes.

See also:
RS71 Job Pack - Policy Officer 140617.docx
Health Social Care Partnership Info Sheet.docx
RR82 TandCs March 2015.doc