West Berkshire Council

Current Vacancies at West Berkshire Council
This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.

Supporting Families Development Analyst

Vacancy Summary
West Berkshire Council
From £34,834 to £41,418 per annum (Grade I)
Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
16/07/2024 at 23:59
Vacancy Description

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children and families? Do you have a strong analytical mindset and a drive for continuous improvement? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join West Berkshire Council as a Supporting Families Development Analyst.

As a Supporting Families Development Analyst, you will play a key role in supporting the Service Manager in the Children and Family Services. You will be responsible for analysing and interpreting data to identify trends, patterns, and areas for improvement within the service. Your insights and recommendations will contribute to the development and implementation of strategies to enhance the support provided to families in West Berkshire.

To excel in this role, you should have:

  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to gather, analyse, and interpret complex data
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to spot trends and patterns
  • Good understanding of performance management and the ability to use data to drive improvement
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, to present findings and recommendations to stakeholders
  • The ability to work collaboratively with colleagues across different teams and disciplines
  • Currently the work involves reading files to seek information for evidence of progress for families
  • Ability to use Excel will be essential skill in this role prior to developing good IT systems

This role is fixed term until 31/03/2025  – Funding limited project

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as:

  • Flexible working wherever possible between the hours of 07.00-19.00
  • Hybrid working wherever possible working 40% in the office
  • Access to a wide range of training and development opportunities 
  • Generous Local Government pension scheme
  • Family friendly policies
  • A range of local discounts
  • Wellbeing Programme including Employee Assistance Programme and employee benefits
  • You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement starting at 29 days per annum (plus public holidays) Rising by an additional 5 days after 5 years’ service.

Please note that the closing date is given as a guide. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Stacey Clay on 01635 553600 or email stacey.clay@westberks.gov.uk.

Tentative Interview date: 23rd July 2024

Join us at West Berkshire Council and be part of an organisation that is committed to making a difference in the local community. Apply now to take the next step in your career as a Supporting Families Development Analyst.

Equal Opportunities

The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people who fall within any of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010.

How to apply

Please now complete a short online application form. You will then be able to upload your CV, if you do not have a CV please download our full application form below, complete and upload that instead.

Where possible please use Google Chrome as your preferred internet browser to complete your online application form. This system no longer supports the use of Internet Explorer as a browser which will cause issues when trying to submit your application. 

This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.

This privacy notice applies to job applicants applying for vacancies with West Berkshire Council https://info.westberks.gov.uk/pnapplications


Further information on this vacancy
Apply Now
  • This vacancy is now closed