Vacancy posted: Monday, 25 Jun 2012
Salary: National Minimum Wage Reporting to the Communications Officer, you will be involved in the development of an effective communications strategy to improve parent/carer understanding of GIRFEC (Getting it right for every child) and CfE (Curriculum for Excellence).
You will be responsible for maintaining a realistic overview of the project and the progress being made at all times. In addition, you will be required to undertake research to identify the current position in relation to communications with parents/carers on GIRFEC and CfE. Duties will include a mixture of desk work and meetings, as you work towards the creation and implementation of a sustainable communications strategy.
This post is temporary until May 2013.
Job Reference: FLK003288
Closing Date: 12-Jul-2012
About Falkirk Council and Falkirk Community Trust
Falkirk Council is a unitary authority which provides all local government services for the Falkirk Council area. Covering 112 square miles, it has a population of 151,570 and extends from Banknock in the west to Blackness in the east and from South Alloa in the North as far as Limerigg in the south. The area contains varied countryside, including areas of considerable landscape quality. It also contains the port of Grangemouth and depends for its prosperity on a broad industrial base which includes sizeable industrial areas in Falkirk and Grangemouth. Council Headquarters The Council Headquarters are located in Falkirk but there are many service points throughout the area. The Council has in the region of 7,000 employees making it one of the largest employers in the area and has a net council general fund expenditure of £344.8 million for 2012/2013. Falkirk Councilís aim is to improve the quality of life for local people by working with all communities, sectors and groups to deliver high quality services which are accessible, accountable, responsive and provide value for money.