Rate of pay: £12,506 (£25,012 FTE)

Hours per week: 18.5

Location: Tiverton

Contract Type: Fixed-Term Contract until 30th April 2023

Employer: Action East Devon – Westbank is not the employer for this role

Westbank has been appointed as provider of carers’ services across Devon from May 2018 on behalf of Devon County Council and Action East Devon, will be supporting us with this by managing the provision in Mid Devon.

We are looking for an individual with detailed knowledge of carers assessments, support processes, and safeguarding issues, to manage a local team of Carers Support Officers (CSOs) to ensure their effective delivery of Carer Support Management functions.

The Team Leader may be expected to carry a small caseload of the most complex carers assessments and support planning in their local area; it is anticipated this will account for no more than a fifth of the workload.

You will need to be familiar with and able to undertake:

  • Carers Assessments (Health and Wellbeing Checks);
  • action and support planning following Carers Assessments; and,
  • intensive support associated with action/support plans.

Full details can be found in the Job Description

Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 20th July 2018

To apply

Please download an application form and return it to [email protected]. Please use the supporting statement to evidence how you are suitable for the role. Please use the supporting statement to evidence how you meet the essential and desirable criteria in the job description.

A DBS Check is required for this role