Convener of Dundee Adult Support & Protection Committee

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01825
Closes: Friday, 29th September 2017
Published: Wednesday, 6th September 2017
Location: Dundee House, 50 North Lindsay Street
Rate: £250 per day
Hours: 4.00 days per month
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Dundee City Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adult Social Work

Job Description

You will be contracted on average 4 days per month, at a daily rate of £250 plus expenses. The appointment will be for one year in the first instance. Previous applicants need not re-apply.

Requirements

You will have a sound understanding of public sector governance.

Responsibilities

You will ensure that the Adult Support & Protection Committee fulfils its statutory responsibilities and contributes to the safeguarding of adults at risk of harm in Dundee through effective policy and practice.

The Individual

You will have experience of operating at an executive level, the implementation of community care policies, procedures and standards, chairing multi-disciplinary groups and meetings and experience and knowledge of the policy and legislative framework within which the Adult Protection Committee operates. You will also have good numeracy, literacy, analytical and evaluation skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, good report writing skills and a commitment to collaborative working. You will be able to travel efficiently in the course of your duties.

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