Parkinson Local Adviser North And Mid Devon Jobs Vacancy at Parkinsons Home Based
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Parkinson Local Adviser North And Mid Devon Jobs Vacancy at Parkinsons Home Based Jobs Details:
We are the Parkinson's support and research charity. Among our greatest strengths are our people, the enthusiasm of our local groups and supporters, and the commitment of our staff.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Parkinson’s Local Adviser to join the Mid and North Devon Information and Support team.
About the job
You will provide information and support services through a range of means including telephone, email, and face to face client visits. The aim of the service is to provide client focused information and support that enables and empowers people to take control of their life living with Parkinson’s.
With a background in health and social care service provision, you will have exceptional people skills. You will have experience of working in a person-centered way and empowering others to access the support they need and make choices appropriate for them.
Skills, knowledge & experience
You will have significant experience of direct client work, including advocating for clients and supporting people with understanding their rights and options, problem solving, successfully navigating health and social care systems and participating in decision making processes regarding their support and choices. Current knowledge of welfare rights is an advantage.
You will have an absolute passion to make a difference for the people that you support. And you are self-motivated with willingness to undertake reflective practice and ongoing development. If this sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you!
Candidates must live within a reasonable distance of the area as frequent travel will be required without reliance on public transport. If you will be driving, you need to have held your full UK driving license for a minimum of one year.
Please note: This role will require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. If you don’t have a current DBS check, you will be required to apply for one; refusal to do so will result in the offer being withdrawn.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 29 March 2018