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Details...

Job title:
Assessment and Review Worker x 2 - Temporary up to 12 months
Job reference:
SACR5T
Department
People's Services
Grade:
SCP 22 25
Pay:
From: 21,074 To: 23,111 per annum
Hours:
37 per week
Closing date:
17/02/2019

Description...

We are currently looking to recruit two temporary full time Assessment & Review Worker into the Later Life, Disability, Mental Health, DOLS and All Age Review Team. The team is based at Forster House and consists of Social Workers and Assessment and Review Workers. The team has a number of functions including managing the reviews across all adult services.

The role of the Assessment and Review Worker is to arrange and manage reviews for individuals who receive support provided by the Local Authority. This will include individuals supported within a variety of settings including in their own home, in residential or nursing care, within sheltered accommodation and supported living settings. The reviews will ensure the support provided continue to meet the individuals care needs as defined under the Care Act 2014.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain and develop experience within a Social Work setting. The team is a supportive team and the Assessment and Review Workers will work alongside Social Workers and Managers. A good induction and monthly supervision will be provided as well as ongoing peer support.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its clients and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

If you would like further information about the posts please phone the Later Life Team on 01744 675301 and ask to speak to one of the managers.

When applying for this vacancy, you have the following options

For an application form and further details contact:

recruitment@sthelens.gov.uk

When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number.
The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.