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Surrey Domiciliary Care Coordinator - Redhill

  • Reference: SCC/17/40771
  • Published on: Fri 11/08/2017 10:15 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 20/08/2017 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • Salary: £24,697 per annum for 36 hours per week
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Consort House, Queensway, Redhill
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This position is based inside one of our main area offices, click HERE to see a 360 degree view of the building and surrounding area along with a view of the reception.

£24,697 per annum for 36 hours per week based at Consort House, 5 - 7 Queensway, Redhill, Surrey RH1 1YB

Flexible working supported where possible, laptop and mobile supplied. 24 days annual leave, local government salary-related pension offered, discounted child care vouchers as well as the option to join the car lease scheme. For more information, please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

An enhanced DBS ‘Disclosure and Barring Service’ check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children’s and Adults’ Barred List checks will be required for this role.

Surrey Domiciliary Care Service Coordinator (Permanent)

In this highly varied and challenging role, you will be part of a small team providing a service to disabled children, young people and their families to enable them to have regular planned short breaks.

Surrey Domiciliary Care service is a countywide service providing quality assured home based support for disabled children and their families. The service is subject to registration and inspection by The Care Quality Commission

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a highly valued Surrey County Council service. The role involves direct work with disabled children and their families, working in partnership with a range of professionals, gathering information about the needs of the child, matching children to support workers with key tasks around recruitment, selection, training and support of Support Workers. You will assist in the day-to-day running of the service ensuring that it meets the required National Minimum Standards for Domiciliary Care.

You will need to have experience of working with disabled children and their families and of supervising staff. A good understanding of the relevant legislation is essential. You must be IT literate with highly effective interpersonal and communication skills.

Please note that occasional evening and weekend work will be involved, plus on-call duties.

You will need to complete the required mandatory training and there will be additional opportunities for further professional development.

An enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure, POVA and POCA check will be required for this role.

To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:

  • Experience of working with disabled children, young people and their families
  • An ability to support, develop and manage staff
  • Flexibility to respond to changing demands of the service
  • Level 3 Diploma in child care as a minimum requirement.

For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job description and person specification. We look forward to receiving your application.

For an informal discussion please contact Jo Austin (Surrey Domiciliary Care Service Manager) on 01483 519731 or by email: jo.austin@surreycc.gov.uk

The job advert closes at 23:59 on Sunday 20th August.

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 28th August 2017