Mental Health / Dementia and Mental Capacity Strategic Lead - R0000499
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 20/09/2019 23:59
£45,591 - £50,287
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Social Care - Adult Service
Department: Specialist and Lifelong Services
Service Area: Adult Social Care and Health Integration
Salary: £45,591 - £50,287
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contractual Status: Permanent
Applicants will no longer be able to use their North East Jobs account to apply. If you are internal to Middlesbrough Council, you will be required to use your Staff Portal credentials to log in. Alternatively, if you are an external applicant, you will need to register as a ‘new user’, and use the log on credentials created for any future applications.
Are you looking for a new and challenging leadership position?
Do you have the experience, enthusiasm and dynamic approach required to meet the demands of this exciting and newly developed post?
If so you could be the person we are looking for. The right candidate will have the opportunity to lead on:
The development of Mental Health/ Dementia and Mental Capacity strategies to ensure Adult Social Care meets its statutory and safeguarding requirements.
Lead on the development of working systems to address the legislative changes required within the MCA (DoLS) and the MHA.
Implement a system of development and review of standards within Adult Mental Health and Mental capacity services to ensure a cohesive and high performing workforce.
Embraces cultural change and a strength based social work approach.
Work closely with relevant managers within adult Mental Health and Mental capacity services to promote a professional and positive standards of practice that reflect the Councils core values.
In return we will offer you:
Structured supervision and appraisal
Flexible and agile working options
Relevant training opportunities
Ongoing support and guidance
For further details and to apply online please visit www.middlesbrough.gov.uk/jobs.
The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing date: Friday 20th September 2019 by 12 midnight.
This job is closed for applications.