Kent County Council
| £28,925 – £38,913 per annum (Salary dependent on experience and progression through the Career Grade is based on the fulfilment of required capabilities) | Permanent Full Time, 37 hours per week |
If you are a registered Social Worker, Occupational Therapist or Nurse then we would love to hear from you. We are offering an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, dynamic and supportive team which promotes professional development.
We are looking for motivated, experienced professionals who are committed to working in an integrated team and ready to embrace new ways of working, to help further shape our services.
As a Registered Practitioner working with people over the age of 18 with a wide range of disabilities, you will manage a caseload requiring assessment, review and on-going support to make a real difference in achieving improved outcomes and leading to independent living for the service user.
Alongside opportunities for training and development, you will receive the support you need and recognition for your good work.
This is an exciting time to join us and informal visits prior to interview are welcomed from people who share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey. Please contact Jo Godden, Team Manager, on 03000 414606 to arrange an appointment.
Occasionally you will be expected to work outside normal office hours and at weekends to optimise support to service users and provide a responsive, seamless and multi-disciplinary approach.
This post is predominantly based at Brook House, Whitstable but the post holder could be asked to work occasionally in Ashford to meet business needs as necessary.
Relocation packages up to a maximum of £8,000
Full induction and comprehensive professional learning and development
Annual leave allowance of 27 to 30 days depending on grade and experience
Golden Hello of £2,000 one-off payment on starting employment subject to criteria
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring service and a relevant professional qualification (Social Work, Nursing or Occupational Therapy) as well as up to date registration with the appropriate professional body.
This post is considered by KCC to be a customer-facing position. The Council therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English/Welsh sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the Job Description/Person Specification.
For further information on this role please contact Jo Godden on 03000 414606.
Interview date(s): 11th December 2019
Closing date: 20th November 2019