Adults Senior Specialist Advisor 6 month Secondment - Leatherhead

Surrey County Council
Leatherhead, Surrey
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

£55,485 per annum for 36 hours per week based at Fairmount House, Bull Hill, Leatherhead, KT22 7AH.

The post is offered as a 6 month secondment and is a development opportunity which could lead to a permanent appointment.

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 County Council is committed to the development of its workforce and as such this role is only available to applicants who already work for Surrey County Council. We thank you for your interest in Surrey County Council and would encourage you to review our current vacancies which are available to all.

About the Role

We are seeking a committed and talented individual to act as Senior Specialist Advisor (Continuing Care). This is a county-wide, senior management post that requires operational and strategic management skills as well as a sound partnership approach.

You will need to demonstrate an approach that is consistent with the Surrey Behaviour Framework and evidence leadership ability. The post holder will be the professional lead for the service on operational and policy issues relating to Continuing Care in general and NHS continuing Healthcare in particular.

When applying, please include in your personal statement (no more than one A4 side) why you think you are suitable for this role and what skills/experience you can bring to the team.

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.

Additional Informatiion

The job advert closes at 23:59 on 30th July 2017

Interviews will take place week on 9th August 2017

At Surrey we really value our staff and as part of this commitment we ensure all staff:

  • Receive an annual appraisal along with regular supervision sessions
  • Are assigned a “buddy” to help you settle into your new role
  • Are provided with a Practice, Performance and Personal Development folder to support your career development
  • Have access to a wide range of training opportunities to help you develop yourself within the role

Equal Opportunities

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.