Social Care Facilitator

Location
Adult Care and Support, Lode Lane, Solihull
Salary
£25,481- £30,451
Posted
13 Sep 2021
Closes
26 Sep 2021
Job Ref
SOL000004100
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Standard

Hours:
37.0 Hours per Week

We are hiring Social Care Facilitators; one part time (18.5 hours) and one full time, to join our All Age Disability Team.   

You must be enthusiastic and passionate about changing the lives of adults with physical and learning disabilities through the promotion of well-being and choice, making a real difference and enabling them to increase their independence and have fulfilling lives, free from harm and abuse.

You will be joining Solihull at an exciting time as we adapt to the changing social care landscape, and embrace smarter ways of working. You will benefit from manageable caseloads, an inclusive and supportive team culture and great scope for professional development.

You will have:-

  • A Level 3 qualification in Health or Social Care (or equivalent);
  • Experience of working within a social care environment;
  • Experience of delivering person centred working;
  • Knowledge of adult safeguarding and relevant legislation.

In return, you will be part of a team where you will be really valued and you will have the opportunity to shape and improve the services we deliver. We have close partnerships across agencies in the borough.

We are a small and friendly local authority with good relationships across adult care and support.

We also understand that our employees have commitments and interests outside work and encourage good work-life balance by offering a flexible and agile working environment; this is further supplemented by an extensive wellbeing offer, as well as a range of other benefits including staff discounts and a career average pension scheme.

To apply, please click on the link below. If you have a specific question or require further information regarding this post, please contact Liam Perry, Team Manager (All Age Disability Team) on 0121 709 8007, 07795497044 or email at liam.perry@solihull.gov.uk.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 6 October 2021 and will take place using a secure video conferencing platform.  

As part of this role, you will be working with vulnerable people and therefore you will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID (unless exempt).  You will also be issued with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which must be worn when required.

 

Please note we do not accept CVs.

The Fluency Duty is outlined in the Code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers. The Fluency Duty for this role is Required .

This post requires the following Disclosure and Barring check: DBS Enhanced Adults & Childrens .

Solihull Council is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees - a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit.

Solihull Council has a responsibility for, and a commitment to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification

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