Reablement Coordinator (V3096)
Employer: West Berkshire Council
- Reference: C/17/36516
- Published on: Mon 19/06/2017 15:05 PM
- Closing on: Sun 23/07/2017 23:55 PM
- Working Pattern: Part Time, Permanent
- Hours: 18 hours per week.
- Salary: £10,684 - £13,460 per annum Grade G
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: West Street House
West Berkshire Council Reablement Service has an opportunity for a position as Reablement Coordinator, working as part of the team who manage the West Berks Council area.
This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for someone looking to enhance their existing skills. To fulfil this role you must have a good understanding of service delivery of care in the community with an enablement focus and a desire to work with others to maintain the standards set within Reablement which also includes an understanding of the requirements of the Care Quality Commission. The WBC Reablement Service works to the ethos of working with Service Users for a period of up to 6 weeks to enhance and return them to independence within their own home environment. An understanding of person centred care would be of considerable advantage to the applicants. Experience in the delivery of personal care would also be desirable.
The Coordinator directly manages a team of Reablement Officers and Assistants which includes carrying out face to face supervision, supervision in the community and annual appraisals and previous team management experience is essential. A good understanding of computer systems would also be useful as the role encompasses managing the recording of information for the Reablement Officers and Assistants and its service users, via the Cold Harbour system, training would be available as required.
West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 27 days pro rata rising to a maximum of 32 days, depending on how long you’ve worked for us.
This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.
If you are interested and would like to discuss the opportunity further, please contact Lynda Davison on 01635 503380 or email Lynda.firstname.lastname@example.org
The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people in under represented groups such as people with disabilities or from a minority ethnic group.