Are you passionate about social care, the protection of adults at risk and their right to liberty? Are you a proven team player with the ability to communicate with other professionals at all levels? Do you have strong organisational and administrative skills? Do you have an eye for detail and would you like to expand your career by building on office, or social care experience? If so we would really like to hear from you as an opportunity has arisen in the post of a Safeguarding and DoLS Support Officer.
You will work supporting specialised teams in the areas of adult safeguarding and deprivation of liberty safeguards. You will also be responsible for among many other things, arranging and minuting meetings, developing office processes, liaising with other professionals and coordinating the administrative elements of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards on behalf of North Somerset Council.
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
For an informal discussion, please contact James Wright or Dameon Caddy on 01275 885222
Anticipated interview date: Friday 29 October 2021
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.