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Reablement Officer

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  • Post Ref: ZP4585
  • Department: Adult Social Care Services
  • Division: Older People & Phys Dis
  • Section: START Team
  • Salary details: £23,866 - £26,470
  • Employment Status: Full Time
  • Hourly Rate:
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Working Weeks:
  • Closing date: 30 September 2018
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The Short Term Assessment, Reablement and Telecare (START) team are a front line service whose primary aim is to work with vulnerable adults in their own homes to achieve their optimum level of independence.

  • Do you want to be part of a service that enables residents of the Borough of Poole to remain living in their own homes?
  • Are you an individual who is committed to delivering a high quality service?

We are looking for a Reablement Officer to join this innovative team.  The successful candidate will work alongside Social Care Practitioners within the Poole Localities.  They will be responsible for managing a team of Assistants and will be key in ensuring delivery of a high quality service.

The START team operates 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. This role will require you to work alternate weekends and shift patterns to cover the day time element of the service from 07:00 – 22:00.  You will also need you own car and business insurance to visit adults around the Borough.

The successful candidate will receive excellent training, ongoing support and development to enable them to carry out this worthwhile role.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Lynne Bailey, Short Term Assessment, Reablement and Telecare (START) Assistant Manager on 01202 261022.

This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the community and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. Applicants to this post will be required to complete the appropriate level of Disclosure & Barring Service Check. Please refer to the Person Specification for more details.

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