Social Care Support Officer

Social Care Support Officer (Adults Social Care)
19000274 Requisition #

| Salary £21166-24799 Per annum | Fixed Term until 31/08/2020, 37 hours per week


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Social Care Support Officer to join the Adult Social Care Team based in East Lancashire and covering the Ribble Valley area. The temporary full-time post is to cover a period of secondment and will be until the end of August 2020 or until the post holder returns. 


Lancashire Adult Social Care has transformed the way we assess for and deliver support to our citizens with a significant focus on promoting and maintaining independence and engaging our citizens in individual and creative support planning in order to achieve outcomes. The team works in partnership with all internal and external professionals involved in assessment and service provision, e.g. Health, police, housing etc.


You will need to be someone who will work well with members of the team as well as contribute to the provision on high quality assessments, reviews and support plans for individuals. 

We will offer you good team support, regular supervision, opportunities to build on existing skills and knowledge, great staff benefits, generous annual leave entitlements and the opportunity to flourish as part of an exciting, well established team that is looking to bring real benefits to a key part of Lancashire County Council's Adult Social Care Service.


You will be required to provide a car for use in connection with the duties of this post and must be insured for business use. However, we may consider you if you cannot drive because of a disability.


The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Further information can be found on the 'Our Recruitment Process' tab.


Please upload and attach your personal statement when submitting your application. 


For further information or an informal discussion please contact:

Sarah Knight Tel:      T: 0300 123 6720

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