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Details...

Job title:
Service Manager - Integrated Continuing Health Care
Job reference:
SOPH21
Department
People's Services
Grade:
SCP 43 - 45
Pay:
From: 45,591 To: 47,544 per annum
Hours:
37 per week
Closing date:
20/05/2019

Description...

St. Helens Council wishes to appoint a new Service Manager for the Integrated Continuing Healthcare Team. Located within the People’s Services Department, you will lead and manage a committed multi-disciplinary group of professionals, comprising of Nurse Assessors, Social Workers, Assessment and Review Workers and admin staff. You will help to shape forward thinking and innovative practice in this area and ensure quality interventions are maintained, which will lead to positive and personalised outcomes for the individuals we support.

The new Service Manager will be positive, enthusiastic and proactive. You will be expected to demonstrate an in depth knowledge of relevant legislation, guidance, evidence based practice, current developments and research such as Personal Health Budgets.

The Service Manager will work closely with the Deputy Chief Nurse and the Assistant Director for Adult Social Work, taking a lead on performance and quality assurance, management of the integrated budget, management of complex case issues, practice developments, public information and training with regards to Continuing Healthcare. Additionally, you will have strong communication and leadership skills demonstrating a proven track record of developing and delivering quality social care and health services.

For an informal discussion or further information please contact Robert Crookes, Assistant Director - Adult Social Work on 01744 675360.

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For an application form and further details contact:

recruitment@sthelens.gov.uk

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