Directorate: Adult Social Services
Starting salary: JM1:- £32,234 per annum
Location: Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Friday 28 January 2022
We are looking for a Technology Enabled Care (TEC) project lead to join the TEC team in North Somerset. The team is an occupational therapy team and the role will support the development of our internal TEC hub which is fundamental in achieving the council’s vision for Adult Social Services.
The successful applicant will also play an important part in the delivery of NHSX funded system wide projects to accelerate the use of care technology. The project aims have been identified as having the biggest impact on positive outcomes for citizens and services. This is an interesting opportunity to get involved in the fast-paced world of TEC and will require a highly motivated and flexible individual with a passion for innovation and being at the forefront of service development.
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.
Please note that this role involves some work being carried out in a care home setting and as such it is a legal requirement that staff are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (unless medically exempt). If you are successful, a condition of employment will be that you are fully vaccinated.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Fiona Shergold, Head of Service Development on 07469 406023.
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Friday 04 February 2022
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.