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Law & Governance Practice Team Leader - Oxford City Council

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G8: £40,696 to £41,679 per annum (pro-rata for part time)

Job description

We currently have an opportunity for a Practice Team Leader who will be responsible for the delivery of business and administrative support to a range of disciplines within the Law and Governance Service.

Professional, effective business and administrative support is essential to the Service and we are looking for a highly organised, enthusiastic and proactive individual, with a commitment to excellent customer service to join us. You should be a team player, flexible in approach, a creative thinker that can influence and drive progress, be keen to work to quality standards and be willing to get involved all areas of the Service's work and want to play a prominent role in helping the Service to develop and improve.

Oxford is a vibrant and dynamic City with a global reputation and the City Council sits at the centre of it all. We are an evolving organisation that plays an influential role in the success of the City. Working closely with our partners, we are driving a progressive agenda that is building stronger communities, tackling climate change and helping the economy to thrive.

It is a brilliant time to join Oxford City Council and this role will sit at the centre of all that we are trying to achieve in the Law & Governance Service. The Service, which operates at the heart of the Council, is responsible for the democratic and political management arrangements of the Authority, electoral registration and the conduct of elections, information governance across the Authority, corporate and Ombudsmen complaints, emergency planning and the provision of the full range of legal services to one of the most efficient, effective and ambitious councils in the country with high aspirations for the city.

We are seeking a passionate individual who is motivated by working for an inclusive and diverse organisation that is determined in its ambition to build 'a world class city for everyone', ensuring 'excellent public services are at the heart of everything'.

28 days holiday, local government pension scheme, subsidised leisure membership, flex scheme (where appropriate), employer benefits scheme. Please Note: All vacancies close at midnight on the stated closing date.

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For an informal discussion about the post please contact Anita Bradley on 01865 529107 or email as below