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Moving and Handling Team Leader

  • Location: Beswick, England
  • Salary: £17.35 - £17.35 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for several Moving and Handling Team Leader’s to start a new role in Manchester . This is a temporary contract initially for 3 months with the possibility of placement extension.

The role of a Moving and Handling Team Leader:

You will ensure the provision of a high quality, people-centred service which understands the causes of service user needs to improve their opportunities and independence.

You will manage the delivery of complex assessments of both children and adults regarding Moving and Handling complex equipment, major adaptations which are responsive to the social care needs of the service user in a sensitive and appropriate manner considering and implementing a range of available solutions and interventions.

Key Responsibilities as a Moving and Handling Team Leader:

Identify, understand, and respond to the health and social care needs of service users by providing relevant services to ensure positive outcomes whilst ensuring quality and cost effective services.

Carry out holistic assessments which are responsive to the needs of Manchester residents including where appropriate, to plan, implement and evaluate the provision of rehabilitation services.

Deliver professional and detailed advice and assistance with regards to options available for the equipment, major adaptations, daily living techniques and care/support needs of service users to promote better outcomes.

Identify current and potential safeguarding risks and refer where appropriate, assisting in investigations of allegations to ensure vulnerable service users are protected.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Experience: Thorough knowledge of Models of Practice in relation to Moving and Handling assessments and interventions.
  • Travel: Full driving license and access to a car for business use.
  • Qualifications: Hold accredited Manual Handling and Advice Training qualification, and Train the Trainer qualification
  • Compliance: Enhanced DBS on the Update Service, Right to Work in the UK
  • Hours: 35 hours a week

Working with Seven Social Care:

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