Community Support Coordinator
Permanent, full time (37 hours per week)
Salary £21,589 - £23,836
Closing date: 18 December 2019 Interview date: TBC
Do you want to be part of a forward thinking, dedicated team who keep the individual needs of each of our service users at the heart of everything we do? Could you act as a mentor/coach to a team of support workers? Are you motivated; enthusiastic and positive? This could be the role for you!
Who you are…
- Qualified to NVQ Level 3
- Experience of leading and supporting a small staff team
- Have a positive attitude to disability and an understanding of the purpose of advocacy
- Experience of Person Centred Planning and Health Action Plans
- Good verbal and written communication skills
- Able to prioritise own and others work, and motivate staff members
- Able to work flexibly as part of a rota to include weekends, bank holidays and evenings.
Our award winning Adult Social Care teams are leading the way in health and social care integration, ensuring the services we deliver meet the needs of our service users in a fully personalised and joined up way. With continually evolving services, this is a great opportunity to join a nationally recognised and committed team, supporting service users and their carers every step of the way. Rutland offers fantastic opportunities to make a real difference to the lives of residents in our local community – we really are one of the best places to live, learn, work, play and visit. This is your chance to become part of an amazing team, delivering great services throughout the county.
The successful applicant for this post will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The cost of your DBS will be covered by us.
What we offer in return… Work that makes a difference to people’s lives within this beautiful county, in addition to structured salary reviews, local government pension scheme, discounted access to ‘Active Rutland’ keep fit activities and flexi-time to name just a few!
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.
What to do now… Please visit www.rutland.gov.uk for more information about this role. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Tammy Thurley, Team Manager Community Support Services on 01572 772586 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please follow the links to apply online. Alternatively you can contact one of the HR team for an application pack, email: email@example.com or call 01527 758291.
All recruitment correspondence, including interview details, will usually be sent out via email. If you require documentation/correspondence in an alternative format, please contact the HR team. 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, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.