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Bristol City Council

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a social care practitioner to join the Access and Response Team (adult care), which is a City Wide Team that works with any vulnerable Bristol Citizen over the age of 18.

The work is varied with no two days being the same. The team consists of social workers/social care practitioners/care direct advisors and seniors, who work closely together to ensure people in a crisis, are responded to with a same day response. The Team is based at 100 Temple St Bristol and has easy access to public transport.

You will be working within the statutory structure of the Care Act 2014 undertaking, Care Act Assessments/Carers Assessments/Mental Capacity Assessments and Best Interest Assessments.

We work closely with other teams in adult care and other departments within Bristol City Council. If you are enthusiastic about vulnerable citizens in Bristol we can offer training/supported supervision and benefits in terms of pension’s and flexible working.

Why Bristol City Council?

At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high profile organisation.

Join us and you’ll receive a generous rewards package including flexible working and flexi-time, membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.

How do I apply?

If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please select the apply button below.

To be shortlisted for interview you’ll need to demonstrate how you meet each of the essential criteria in the Person Specification within the Further Information section of your application. On occasion we will receive high numbers of applications, we may then shortlist against the desirable criteria along with the essential criteria, so if you can, please demonstrate how you meet this in your application.

Please note that this role is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.

For further information please contact Joyce Gregory-Morris on 0117 9037312.

At Bristol City Council, we value having a workforce as diverse as the City we serve. We therefore welcome, develop and promote people from all sections of the community.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.bristol.gov.uk.