We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and dynamic band 3 CLA Team Administrator Support to a permanent post within the *Award
Winning* Children Looked After Team (CLA).
The post is for 22.5 hours per week to support Adoption and the processes surrounding this.
The post holder must be resilient, enthusiastic and committed to team and multi-disciplinary working. Time management skills are essential
alongside strong interpersonal and communication skills demonstrating and empathetic and compassionate approach.
The post will require an adaptable and dynamic individual who will be flexible within the rapid changing environment of CLA. There will be an
opportunity to negotiate a flexible working pattern alongside some working from home.
PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY
Interviews begin week of 9th of January 2023
The post holder will be expected to appropriately manage confidential, complex and sensitive information, exercising discretion, upholding high
professional and ethical standards at all times. The post holder is required to maintain the Trust’s values and core standards.
The post holder must also have the ability to work flexibly and independently, liaising with the clinical staff to prioritise statutory health services for this most vulnerable cohort of children and young people.
As an organisation, the NHS offers a wide range of benefits including flexible working, fantastic pension contributions, market leading annual
leave allowance, career progression and regular conversations, not to mention our Blue Light Card and NHS exclusive discounts.
The benefits of working in Somerset include the idyllic countryside, with our areas of outstanding beauty and stunning coastlines. You will get to
enjoy these perks whilst still only being a stone’s throw away from bustling city centres like Bristol, Bath and Exeter and only two hours away from
There are excellent educational facilities in the area and, when compared to other regions, house prices are reasonable. You will be able to experience the best of both in Somerset, the countryside and the cosmopolitan – there is truly something for everyone!
- To work alongside the Band 4 Administrator and the CLA Nurse Lead for Adoption to collate key health and social care information
from a variety of sources in preparation for ADM, and in preparation for medical reports for adoption.
- Liaison with other professionals from both health and other statutory agencies.
Please make sure you meet Essential criteria before applying.
Please see attached job description for more information.
Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
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