Care Manager/Social Worker – Long Term and Review Team

Rutland County Council
People Directorate
Care Manager/Social Worker – Long Term & Review Team
Permanent, full time (37 hrs per week)
Scale 6 – PO1 (Career grade), Salary £23,166- £33,106

· Level 1: £23,166 – £25,694

· Level 2: £26,556 – £29,854

· Level 3: £30,480 – £33,106

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Rutland County Council to work in one of our busy adult social care community teams. As a Care Manager you will be working with vulnerable adults in the community to assess their needs and help them identify the best way to meet those needs. Our new roles have three levels enabling us to support you to progress your career in this exciting area of change following the introduction of the Care Act. We have Care Manager positions available to the right applicants in our Long Term & Review team.

You will be a health or social care professional, or perhaps come from a related background with a strong can do attitude and be passionate about social care; wanting to make a difference to the lives of vulnerable adults. It may be you have an NVQ3 in Care (or equivalent qualification) with some experience of working in social care and want to progress your career as a level one Care Manager. Our new Care Manager roles enable us as a local authority to help you progress through the three levels and beyond if that is what you choose to do.

At Rutland County Council we promote flexible working and being a small authority we have a strong sense of team. You will receive regular supervisions and training opportunities as we help you develop your skills to work with us and our partners. This is your chance to become part of a great team, delivering great services throughout our county.

The successful applicant for this post will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Informal discussions regarding this post should be directed to Kim Sorsky Team Manager – Long Term and Review Team on 01572 758352 or email mailto:Ksorsky@rutland.gov.uk

We act as ‘One Council’ in all we do, with each of us working together in the most effective way to meet the needs of our customers every day – if you share this ethos then we very much want to hear from you.

Closing date: 08 March 2017 Interview date: 27 March 2017

Please visit our website at http://www.rutland.gov.ukto apply online, and to find out more about what we do. Alternatively, email: mailto:recruitment@rutland.gov.ukor call 01572 722577 for an application pack.

Please be advised we do not accept CV’s.

Rutland County Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  Everyone at Rutland County Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children.

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