Application deadline 2nd July 2017
Job reference 1651934
Job location North Yorkshire
Hours per-week 37 housr per week
Salary £35,444 - £38,236

We are looking for a Team Manager to cover the maternity leave for the current postholder. The role is based within a specialist team, covering all of North Yorkshire.

The role includes:

– Opportunities to develop good practice re Mental Capacity Act principles, capacity assessment and best interests decision-making
– Management of the operational processes re the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, including the allocation of work, through to the supervisory body sign off.
– Working with a range of assessment staff, both in-house, independent and agency based.
– Liaising with individuals, their carers, advocates, care homes and hospitals, providing information as appropriate.
– Linking with our legal team, re section 21a challenges
– Monitoring and Quality Assuring aspects of the process throughout.
– Input into practice development forums for staff

The MCA/DoL(s) team is based at Ryedale House in Malton where you will be provided:

– The opportunity to develop knowledge, experience and skills within a well regarded team
– Professional support and supervision from a Care Services Manager, and relevant training.
– The challenge of complex and varied work
– A variety of competitive employee benefits including generous leave entitlement, career average pension scheme with excellent benefits, access to a range of salary sacrifice schemes and discounts.
– Travel expenses will be reimbursed for travelling across the geographical patch
– Access to a range of modern technologies to support modern ways of working.

You will have:

– A professional social work qualification and registration with HCPC
– A comprehensive knowledge of current, relevant legislation
– Experience relevant to the role

We are looking for a team manager who has the ability to manage challenging cases and processes, complex information, in a fast changing environment, whilst maintaining the focus on the person, their values, wishes and beliefs.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Sylvie Barrett 01609 798123.

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