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DAAT Assessment & Care Review Team Manager

Employer: Enfield Council

  • Reference: 2496
  • Published on: Thu 25/10/2012 04:03 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 06/11/2012 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £43224 - £50259
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Various Locations across the Borough

Job Details

DAAT Assessment and Care Review Team Manager

Enfield Drug and Alcohol Action Team (DAAT) is one of eight National Payment by Results (PbR) for Drug and Alcohol Recovery Pilot sites that went live at the beginning of April this year. This opportunity has created an exciting era for the DAAT which now requires the introduction of a new Assessment and Care Review Team (ACRT) to support patients. The DAAT is seeking to recruit an experienced Team Manager to deliver the ACRT function which will be responsible for: * Promoting patient choice and control * Providing patients with high quality assessments and independent support to design their care plans to best effect. * Ensuring tariffs are assigned in a fair, transparent and methodological manner * Supporting patients to access seamless integrated systems of care to afford them the best opportunities needed for recovery and reintegration * Providing an independent quality assurance system to review patient care and ensure needs are being met in accordance with care plans * Monitoring performance and acting as an advocacy body for patients * Helping as many drug and alcohol users as possible to achieve improved health and well-being, a life free of dependency, reduced crime, and support into employment, training or education as quickly and safely as possible.

The DAAT now requires a Team Manager to assist it with making the PbR Pilot a success who will be responsible for managing the 5 Senior Practitioners and ACRT Administrator. For an informal discussion please contact the DAAT Joint Commissioning Manager, Fulya Yahioglu, ( ) on 020 8379 4030 or Andy Bishop, Integrated Offender Management Commissioner ( ) on 020 8379 3027.

Closing and Interview Dates

Closing Date: Midnight 6 November 2012

Additional Information

If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Diane Kanold on 020 8379 5104. A textphone (minicom) is provided for those with a hearing or speech impairment on 020 8379 4419.

All appointments will be made at the bottom point of the salary range “This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment”.