Oakfield Close, Potters Bar
Starting Salary: £26,999 pa progressing to £29,636 pa plus £1,500 Annual Market Payment
Full Time 37 Hours PW, Permanent Contract
*You will have a Level 3 qualification in social care e.g. NVQ, QCF or RQF or equivalent, and be willing to undertake further professional training
*Excellent organisation & prioritisation skills
*Experience of advising staff in identifying and managing risk
*Experience of working with adult care related client groups in a responsible role
Oakfield Close is a supported housing unit in Potters Bar that care for eight adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and associated mental health diagnosis.
The successful applicant will assist with the management of the unit to meet tenant’s needs and to be duty officer when required.
Responsibilities also include:
*To support service users to maximise and maintain their independence and to contribute to the ongoing assessment and review process
*To provide supervision and support to junior staff
*Assume responsibility for the establishment in the absence of the Manager and / or Deputy Manager
*To have a working knowledge and be responsible alongside other seniors for the implementation of HCC policies, guidelines and procedures
You will work to a 4 week rolling rota including sleep in duties and working alternate weekends.
For an informal discussion regarding things role please contact Andy Jacobs or Joan Arthur on 01707 664831.
Closing date: 17 June 2019
Interview date: w.c. 1 July 2019