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Community Support Worker - WAA Disability

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Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 


Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Hinckley Hub, Rugby Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0RF 


Closing date:28 February 2021 at midnight 

Previous applicants need not apply
We have two full-time Community Support Worker post available in the Working Age Adults Disability Team in Hinckley. One is available on a permanent basis, the second is available on a fixed term basis until March 2022.
We are looking form someone who can work under supervision to complete Care Act Assessments, ensuring a high quality, person-centred accountable statutory social care service is provided to adults, their families and their carers   
Promote independence and facilitate solutions through self-directed support    
Provide appropriate responses or referrals within required timescales, organisational, policy and legislative requirements     
Identify, investigate and contribute to potential safeguarding, mental capacity, continuing health care and other high risk situations were an adults safety or liberty may be at risk     
  • Relevant health/social care qualifications to NVQ level 3 or equivalent experience
  • Relevant experience (paid employment, training or voluntary sector) working with adults in a social care setting
  • Knowledge and understanding of the need to undertake need and risk assessments
  • A good understanding of social care organisations and their roles and responsibilities as part of the wider community and voluntary sector
  • Ability to remain up-to-date with social care policy and practice requirements
This post is the subject of an Enhanced DBS check 
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
For informal enquiries, please contact Amy Sharples on 07769881280. 
We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
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