Want to take the next step in your career?
We are looking for experienced professionals and people embarking on a new career, or returning to work, to join our Supporting Independence Team working across Maidstone and Malling. If you are a Social Worker, Occupational Therapist or Nurse with experience in Adult Social Care then we would love to hear from you.
As a Case Manager you will manage a caseload of cases requiring assessment, review and on-going support make a real difference in achieving improved outcomes, leading to independent living for the service user.
This post requires an excellent working knowledge & understanding of the Mental Capacity Act /DOLS, Mental Health Act and Care Act. Please specify your interest in this opportunity within your application.
The new Older People Physical Disability (OPPD) service operates with modernised office processes and performance management systems. It is increasingly accessible to the public outside of traditional office hours, as we move towards an 8 am to 8 pm, 7 days a week service to ensure service needs are met.
The ability to travel across a wide geographical area in a timely and flexible manner at various times of the day is essential. You should note that public transport is rarely a viable option as some rural areas of Kent often have limited public transport.
Due to this role covering a wide geographical area, contractual base is open for discussion and change if appropriate.
This post is considered by KCC to be a customer-facing position. The Council therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English/Welsh sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the Job Description/Person Specification.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring service and a relevant professional qualification (Social Work, Nursing or Occupational Therapy) as well as up to date registration with the appropriate professional body.
For further information on this role please contact Lucy Butler on 03000 411425.
Interview date(s): 12th December 2019