Job Details - Contract Monitoring Officer (2 posts)

Contract Monitoring Officer (2 posts)

Ref: HRA16329/8144

Salary: £30,451 - £33,782 per annum
Closing Date: 12:00, 24 June 2021

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Social Services Commission Unit.

You will be required to monitor the quality and contract compliance of Housing Support Grant funded services, including generic and specialist floating support services, young persons supported accommodation and domestic abuse refuge provision. You will also support the development of the Housing Support Grant Strategy and establishment of new services.

You must have a thorough knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation and guidance, including the Housing Support Grant Guidance 2021 and Part 2 of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014, as well as good communication skills and the ability to adapt to a busy work environment where priorities change quickly.

The ability to travel throughout the County Borough is essential.

These posts require NVQ Level 4 Care / Management or equivalent, 4 GCSE’s Grade A-C or equivalent including Maths and English or Welsh, and the ability to utilise Microsoft suite of packages and a basic understanding of databases.

Neath Port Talbot Council is totally committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our employees are equally committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all vulnerable adults and will take action to safeguard their wellbeing.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure (Child and Adults).

*If you intend on applying for this position via a secondment opportunity, you must seek approval from your current manager before submitting an application form.

For an informal discussion, please contact Sam Williams, Commissioning Officer, on 01639 685928 or email

You may apply online at the Authority’s website or contact Human Resources by e-mail at or by telephone (01639) 686837 quoting the post title and reference number.

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on

Hours:37 hours per week
Contract:FIXED TERM CONTRACT until 31st March, 2022*
Location:Common Commissioning Unit – Neath Civic Centre