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Named Professional SGA

Band 8a

Main area
Mental Health
Band 8a
Fixed Term - 12 Months
37.5 hours per week
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£44,606 to £50,819 pa
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ELFT (East London NHS Foundation Trust) is making a positive difference to thousands of people’s lives, providing support so that they can fulfil their potential and enjoy healthy lives.

An opportunity has arisen to work within Corporate Safeguarding Adults Team at ELFT.
You will be based in Luton and Bedfordshire.

The SGA team would like to recruit a Named Professional for Safeguarding Adults to cover a secondment. The post is for a 12 month fixed term contract or a secondment

You will have up to date knowledge and practical experience of the application of current legislation and statutory guidance relating to safeguarding adults

A key component of the role will be to promote and safeguard the welfare of adults at risk and ensure safeguarding is an integral part of practice for all our staff in line with the Care Act 2014 and Multi-Agency safeguarding procedures.

You will be able to deliver SGA level 3 training to large groups of staff which is a core function of the role. Additionally you will provide group supervision and support services  to carry out SGA work.

We are looking for individuals who can demonstrate the skills, knowledge and drive necessary to work across inpatient and community teams and locality partnerships to achieve the best outcomes for patients, relatives, carers and staff.

Your supporting statement must start with Three reasons why you should shortlist me and in no less than 300 words give those reasons. If this section is not included you will not be considered for shortlisting.

Closing date: 15th September 2019

Interview date: 23rd September 2019


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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