Trafford Centre for Independent Living Health and Social Care Support Broker

Trafford Centre for Independent Living

Do you understand social care and the Care Act?

Could you assist people to make the most of their health and social care budgets?

Are you passionate about supporting people to access high quality, person centred services?

Would you like to work as part of a great team, making a difference to people lives here in Trafford?

Health and Social Care Support Broker

£19,635 (35 hours per week), initially until 31/3/2018.

(Job share by agreement).

You’ll work with individuals and their families to develop, budget and implement their support plan, to meet agreed outcomes (health and social care) in a person centred way.

This includes providing information on other aspects of personalisation, and signposting to universal services, community resources, advice, advocacy and wellbeing services.

You’ll be passionate about empowering people to increase their independence and improve their wellbeing by identifying and building on their strengths, their circles of support and involvement in their communities.

This is a challenging but rewarding role, and we are looking for a broker who will be responsive to the diversity of the people we support.

We particularly welcome applications from disabled people with experience of health and wellbeing, or those with experience of empowering people with a disability and promoting choice and control.

How to apply:

Please contact us for an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form: hello@traffordcil.co.uk  

Closing date for all applications is 9am on 13TH June 2016. 

Interviews will be the on 15th June in Trafford. 

To download the job pack, visit www.traffordcil.co.uk   and click on ‘About Us’, then ‘Work for Us’.

If you are interested in applying for this role and would value an informal conversation with our Advocacy and Brokerage Manager, Judy Sutherland, please contact her on 0161 850 0645.

If you have any difficulties downloading information or require additional support, please speak to our reception team - Janet Garrod or Sue Sandiford on 0161 850 0645.

Trafford CIL is committed to Equal Opportunities.  We welcome applications from all races, sexes and people with disabilities.  Our selection process is designed to select, promote and treat people on the basis of their merits and abilities within British Law.

This role is subject to DBS clearance, the cost of which will be met by Trafford CIL.  

No agencies please.

Trafford Centre for Independent Living Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales. Company registration number: 7859780 Charity registration number: 1145800