Change and Innovation Manager

51069.00 - 53088.00 GBP Annual + (PO8)
22 Jun 2017
20 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity to lead transformation programmes in a vibrant Local Authority.

The role

To lead complex organisational redesign programmes and be responsible for achieving their successful delivery. Lewisham Council is undergoing significant digital and service transformation and this role will lead on and manage multi-disciplinary and multiple project teams to deliver organisational and cultural change, underpinned by new digital capabilities. The Change and Innovation Managers will be working with senior officers, advising Heads of Service, Executive Directors and Members on both the design and delivery of transformation activity.

We are looking for a Change and Innovation Manager to work on Children's Social Care Service Redesign - This role will lead on the programming and delivery of the CSC service redesign, working alongside colleagues in the transformation team and CSC with the overall aim of modernising and improving the service.

What we're looking for

We are looking for ambitious and innovative individuals with a passion for utilising technology to support behaviour change. We welcome applications from people with a background children's social care and or people who have a background in programme management.

The appointment is for an 18 month period and we are happy to consider temporary secondments internally or from other organisations.

In return, we'll offer excellent development opportunities, plus a range of benefits that includes a career average pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to make a real difference to our local community.

Further information

For an informal discussion, please contact David Minahan, Service Group Manager - Digital Servcies on .

Lewisham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

To find out more, including a full job description and person specification, and to apply, please visit our website via the button below and search council vacancies.

The Council reserves the right to close adverts early if there is a large response.

Closing Date: 5 th July 2017, 23:59pm

Interview Date: 27 th July 2017