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Senior Manager System Development - Kingston upon Thames


We have 2 roles available, one 36 hours, the other for 18 hours.

GBP39,438 per annum (pro rata) for 36 hours per week, based at County Hall, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DN.

From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 24 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme.

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

About the role

Service Manager System Design and Development (ELLC)

We're looking for a manager to lead the redesign of a very broad range of frontline services across education, lifelong learning and culture. These range from the Registration Service, Services for Schools, to support services for our most vulnerable learners in Surrey.

This role provides a unique opportunity for you to identify opportunities for transformation and turn these into tangible plans and actions for change that are focused on improving outcomes for our children and their families, whilst providing best value so that we are fit for the future.

You will have the ability to work collaboratively with service leads and partners as required to analyse and understand where there is demand for our services. Your proven experience in designing and delivering system change will allow you to assess effectively quality and impact in order to generate options to make well-reasoned decisions.

Your proven leadership skills and experience of collaborative work to deliver creative solutions that provide great services will be invaluable in building the system design team and setting the team priorities for the portfolio.

To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:

  • Experience of working within an education environment supporting vulnerable learners
  • An ability to lead and redesign services
  • Flexibility to work across a broad range of frontline services
  • Degree qualified, or significant vocational experience demonstrating development

For more information please visit our website.

Additional information

Contact details

For an informal discussion contact Mary Burguieres on or by e-mail at . We look forward to receiving your application.

Additional information

The job advert closes at 23:59 on 4th August 2019.

39438.00 GBP Annual

Senior Manager System Development - Kingston upon Thames

United Kingdom

Published on 26 Nov 2019