Location: Homebased role with travel around the West Midlands area
Role: Full time Permanent
Serco has an amazing oppoutunity for Partnership Manager for the great Restart Scheme. The Restart Scheme will give Universal Credit claimants who have been out of work for at least 9 months enhanced support to find jobs in their local area. The Partnership Manager will proactively engage and develop effective relationship with key stakeholders and local services. Responsible for managing the team of Partnership coordinators and developing and implementing the Stakeholder Engagement Strategy.
The Partnership Manager will build strong, collaborative relationships with key stakeholders such as: Combined Authorities, Welsh Government, Local Authorities, Local Employment Partnerships (LEP) and Skills Advisory Board, Local recovery boards, Association of Employment & Learning Providers, National Council for Voluntary Organisation and attend Local Engagement Meetings (LEM). In addition, work closely with operations team and supply chain network to identify gaps and opportunities to complement and align with existing local provision throughout the duration of the contract.
Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications
What we offer
Salary from £40,000 to £42,000 with company car
Up to 6% contributory pension scheme.
Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, cycle to work scheme and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.
The chance to make a positive difference to the wider public.
Interesting, varied and enjoyable work.
A company that recognises your contribution.
If you think this role would suit you, working in an exciting and challenging environment with like-minded individuals, please apply now and upload a copy of your CV and Covering letter
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
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At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly Disability Confident Leader employers and holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.
At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.