Expiry date: 23:59, 07 July 2019
Location: London Borough of Barnet, 2 Bristol Ave, Colindale
Salary: £46,560 – £51,450 Per Annum
This is an exciting opportunity to develop and lead a Shared Lives scheme in Barnet.
We are looking for an exceptional individual to achieve our ambitious plans around establishing and quickly expanding a Shared Lives scheme for Barnet.
Shared Lives provides long-term, short breaks and day support arrangements to adult with care and support needs within the ordinary homes of Shared Lives carers, and within their local communities. In Barnet we will be focusing first on people with learning disabilities, and then expanding to others.
As Barnet’s Shared Lives scheme manager you will be responsible for:
This will be a really rewarding role and we are looking for someone who is:
Here in Barnet we want to be able to increase independence to our service users by promoting the following;
We are very excited to be launching our very own Shared Lives scheme as we see that it can play a significant role in helping us achieve these objectives.
Staff wellbeing is important to us and you will receive a range of support, development and training opportunities along with regular supervision. Staff have led ways in which they want to work differently including peer supervisions and a variety of staff wellbeing events such as sports, volunteering and yoga.
In addition to excellent development and career opportunities we have generous employment benefits:
If you would like an informal conversation about the role please contact Andrew Maskell, Head of Learning Disability services on 020 8359 2368
Barnet are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Barnet operates stringent safer recruitment procedures.
If shortlisted you will be required to bring photographic ID to your interview to prove your identity.