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Advanced Practitioner
  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC19949
  • Published: Tue 26/07/2022, 9:21 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 15/08/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £36,371 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Countywide, Hertfordshire

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Advanced Practitioner

Are you looking for a new exciting and challenging career opportunity? Do you want to join a thriving and enthusiastic department?

The Adult Disability Service provide support to adults with a learning or physical disability, autism and long-term conditions.  We promote personalisation through our new assessment process focusing on the wellbeing of the individual.  Through care planning we strive for improved health resilience, engagement and proactive support.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2 Advanced Practitioners to join the service to work alongside our Continuing Healthcare (CHC) colleagues across Hertfordshire.  You will need to be a registered Occupational Therapist (HCPC) or Social Worker (SWE) and have knowledge and experience of applying relevant legislation.  We are looking for dynamic workers who have a commitment to supporting our wide range of service users and local communities and can proactively support other workers with learning and practice.  

The post holders will focus on working with CHC colleagues to complete assessments and Decision Support Tools for people within the community.  You must have an excellent understanding of the CHC Framework and how to apply this in practice.  It is important that you have the skills to develop positive working relationships with both CHC and community health teams to ensure good integrated working.

Working for Hertfordshire County Council you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement plus paid bank holidays.  We offer a comprehensive induction and training programme, career progression opportunities and Local Government Pension Scheme.

Upon joining Hertfordshire County Council you will have access to Herts Rewards which gives discounts and cashback on over 800 retailers and services.  This also includes childcare voucher scheme, car share scheme, cycle to work scheme, purchased annual leave scheme, an Employee Assistance Programme, and many other lifestyle, wellbeing