Adult Social & Occupational Therapy Care

4 days left

Location
South Gloucestershire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Jun 2018
Closes
27 Jul 2018
Ref
225487600
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE COUNCIL

Adult Social & Occupational Therapy Care

At South Gloucestershire Council we are introducing a new approach to how we provide adult social care, strengthening our already extremely effective team. As a result we have a number of opportunities for social workers, occupational therapists, social work assistants and occupational therapy assistants

We believe that by working closely with our communities, the NHS and our partners, understanding local needs, working with individuals in a positive and responsive way, we can make a real difference. If this appeals to you we would love to hear from you.’

South Gloucestershire is in the West of England between Gloucester and Bristol, the Severn Estuary and the Cotswolds.

South Gloucestershire offers a mix of long-established urban communities, vibrant market towns, small villages and substantial new development, with a strong community spirit. We have a rich natural and cultural heritage and are conveniently located within easy commuting access of Bristol, Bath, Wiltshire, Somerset, South Wales and beyond.

We pride ourselves on being a great place to live and work - come and join us.’

Closing date: 27th July 2018

South Gloucestershire Council is committed to treating everyone fairly, to challenging inequalities and to promoting equality of opportunity for all. We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

Our Values

Our staff need to have a ‘can-do’ attitude and adapt to the fast pace of change. They must work well with others to reach a common goal and be willing to embrace a partnership and inclusive approach to delivering efficient and effective services. They must use their initiative to deliver and take responsibility for their performance to help the team, department and council to achieve its goals and must make the best use of available knowledge, expertise and capacity in order to continuously improve the quality of services.  Our managers are also required to demonstrate effective leadership qualities, shape and manage team plans and motivate their staff to achieve.

If a managerial role you will be expected to demonstrate effective leadership qualities, shape and manage team plans and motivate your staff to achieve.

Safer Recruitment

South Gloucestershire is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.