Practice Manager (DoLS)

Posted: 5 days ago

BCP Council

£38,813 - £41,675


With the creation of BCP Council and the prospect of the Liberty Protection Safeguards on the horizon, we are expanding our DoLS Team. This is a very exciting time to be part of the transformation of the DoLS service locally, bringing together practitioners from Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, and supporting the MCA and DoLS Operational Manager.

You will have the opportunity to provide advice and practice guidance in the area of DoLS to Local Authority staff as well as external partners; supervise full time Best Interest Assessors; scrutinise reports and contribute to the running and delivery of BIA forums and refresher training.

You will be an experienced Best Interest Assessor.

If successful, you will join a creative and highly motivated team of practitioners who work positively to promote the rights of adults across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

We have two Practice Manager posts available, with the opportunity to be based in either the Bournemouth or Poole DoLS hub.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Esther Donald on 01202 458823 or Jen Wolf, Practice Manager on 01202 451062.

This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the community and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. Applicants to this post will be required to complete the appropriate level of Disclosure & Barring Service Check. Please refer to the Person Specification for more details.



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Job Reference

Reference: Post Ref: REC/19/16880

Closing Date: 14 July 2019

Interview Date: 22 July 2019