Mental Health / Dementia and Mental Capacity Strategic Lead - R0000499

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Closing date:
20 Sep
Further Information

Reference: R0000499

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

Please Note:
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.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.