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Closed for applications on 17/12/2018 23:59
£19,446 - £20,541
Hours per week:
3 x 26.5 hours per week and 2 x 19.5 hours per week
Social Care - Adult Service
Department: Prevention Access and Provider Services
Service Area: Adult Social Care and Health Integration
Salary: GBP 19,446 - GBP 20,541 pro rata (Plus shift enhancements)
Hours: 3 x 26.5 hours per week
2 x 19.5 hours per week
All posts to include evening, weekend and bank holiday working
Contractual Status: Permanent
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons who have worked with adults for the post of reablement officer within a community and residential setting.
Are you interested in working as part of a multi-disciplinary team? If so then this might be the position for you.
You must be self-motivated and have a flexible approach to working arrangements and have an understanding of working in the community and in an individual's own home.
You must have a genuine interest in promoting independence and supporting an individual to regain confidence, so that they can return home after a period of rehabilitation within a residential setting.
You must have a full clean driving licence and access to a vehicle.
The main areas of responsibilities of the post include:
Under the guidance of qualified therapist's to provide individual activities as part of the assessment and treatment programmes for the individual.
To take responsibility for the administration of medication and the necessary recording that takes place.
To undertake risk assessments when requested to do so.
Working without direct supervision and responsible for individual progress and reporting back to the lead person on individual's performance, behaviours, strengths, needs, concerns and suggested progressions.
To liaise with other professionals, e.g. GP's, consultants, district nurses, social workers, care agencies and other allied health professionals when the need arises.
For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact June Hunt Business Manager Middlesbrough Intermediate Care or Michelle Coughtrie, Performance Coordinator on telephone 01642 513120.
The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing date: Monday 17th December 2018 by 12 midnight
This job is closed for applications.