Would you like to take your career and practice in a new direction?
We have vacancies for Practice Managers to help shape our service and practice.
Reporting to a Team Manager, you’ll be responsible for managing and professionally supervising a number of qualified & support staff. It will be up to you to ensure our practice is of the highest standard and service users, carers and families are at the heart of what we do and how we provide services.
You’ll lead on practice standards within a team making sure we deliver high quality, person-centred care and support. This will include ensuring this meets all legal, regulatory and standards requirements, as well as our service user’s social care needs and outcomes.
You’ll need to be able to undertake the full legal range of social care assessments and develop person-centred care and support plans with the ability to manage a complex caseload.
To be a member of one of the following teams:
1) Well-being & Prevention
2) Occupational Therapy
The role demands someone able to interpret, understand and make judgements on a variety of complex interactions. You’ll also have the experience and knowledge to plan and deliver the highest level of care in a sensitive environment.
The successful candidate will be a registered social worker or occupational therapist and bring considerable experience of highly complex casework and working within a children and families setting. We want someone with confidence and sensitivity, who understands the needs of a multi-cultural community.
We’re looking for people who want to be part of a new leadership team and adult social care service delivering a new approach to Adult Social Care. Do you relish a challenge and the chance to work in new innovative and imaginative ways to ensure our residents are resilient, independent, safe and well? If the answer is ‘yes’ then we’d encourage you to apply.
The London Borough of Waltham Forest is fiercely ambitious. We want to make sure each and every one of our residents enjoys a good quality life. Over the past few years, the borough has changed significantly for the better. Good schools, great parks, excellent culture facilities, mass regeneration and budding community entrepreneurship are making it a place that people want to call home. We’ve also just been awarded the prestige of being the first ‘London Borough of Culture’.
In line with our ambitions, the Adult Social Care service in Waltham Forest has grand plans to progress to excellence. We want the service to enable the most vulnerable residents to be resilient, independent, safe and well. This is supported by the unique Think Family Strategy which sees Adult Social Care working across the Families & Homes Directorate. Waltham Forest is in a unique position to deliver this as we have strong health and community partnerships and an emerging Integrated Care System.
Please note, once you have submitted your application we will contact you with five working days