Communications Manager

Basic Overview
Salary: £34884 – £37722/annum
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
Minimum Salary: 34884.00
Maximum Salary: 37722.00
Job Location: London

About Haringey

We are investing in creating a better borough for all our residents and improving the lives of children and young people in Haringey is our first corporate priority. We are located in the north of the capital with a population of approximately 250,000 people and a growing population of 0-19-year olds. We are a diverse and fast-changing borough and tomorrow’s leaders; artists and innovators are busy growing up here. 

Haringey is transforming its services for children and young people, and have already made exciting, innovative changes as we strive for excellence in all we do. 

We are a council with high ambitions; we offer a place to work that is full of energy and focus. Our teams have passion, integrity, and commitment. We are a learning organisation, and the people that work with us strive for continuous improvement in their practice, supported by professional training and development opportunities. We aim high to ensure we provide outstanding outcomes for our children.  

We offer a great place to develop a career that is yours to own.

About the Role

This role will support the SEND service with the provision of high-quality communications via the Local Offer web-site, the SEND newsletter and the various Social Media platforms operated by the SEND service.

This includes working closely with the Head of Service, Team Managers, multi-agency staff and partners and children and their families, contributing to the overall strategic development of the service.

For a full, comprehensive list of role responsibilities, please refer to the attached job description and person specification.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with communications experience who understands the needs of vulnerable children and/or young people (preferably those with SEND). You should have:

Competent user of Microsoft Office suite – Word, Excel, Outlook

Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal

A passion for delivering excellent services and a good track record of customer satisfaction.

Ability to work to a high ability and to meet deadlines