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  • Post Number: 4741
  • Division: Statutory Services
  • Salary details: £37107 - £39961 (Pro rata for part time)
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  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Employment Status: Full Time
  • Hours: 37.00
  • Location: St Pauls Hostel
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  • Interview date: 8th February 2019

Closing date: 25 January 2019

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Practice Manager to join our DOLS service.  The team undertakes assessments and reviews of adults under the DOLS legislation both within hospital and  residential settings.

Main responsibilities will include supporting Best Interest Assessors in their day to day roles as well as  supervising and supporting staff in developing their own practice. There is also an opportunity to support good practice regarding the Mental Capacity Act across Adult Social Care and with partner agencies. You will contribute to the running of BIA forums, allocating work, scrutiny and sign off of DoLS authorisations, as well as working to develop the DoLS service as a whole.

The role will suit an individual who is motivated and committed to service development and offers an opportunity to increase partnership working with external agencies.

For an informal discussion please contact Esther Donald, Operational Manager on 01202 458823.

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