About Us & The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Service Development and Assurance Team in Adult Social Care for a Policy and Assurance Officer. The Team consists of Policy and Assurance Officers as well as Adult Principal Practitioner posts, providing a whole range of knowledge and experience. This is a full-time permanent post.

The main aim of the role is to support the Service Manager to achieve a high performing Adult Social Care service. The post takes specific responsibility for the development and assurance of services and social care practice. The post holder would be based at Saltisford Office Park, Warwick. However, at the moment due to the Covid 19 restrictions we are home-based: we will also have the opportunity of moving towards agile working contracts.

Ideally you will have some experience of developing and managing changes within Social Care. Experience of managing process /practice or software changes would all be valuable experiences for this role.

The role is a very varied one and will offer a wide range of experiences which will be challenging.

Current projects include:

  • Developing and embedding strength-based practice across Adult Social Care.
  • Exploring how we can develop a stronger focus on the customer /carer experience as this is central to strategic change and development
  • Collaborating with other business units /colleagues to develop new guidance/maintain existing guidance and procedures. E.g. Mental Capacity Guidance/Standard Operating Procedures / Mosaic Guidance.
  • Updating and maintaining the Adult Social Care guidance and procedures A-Z intranet pages
  • Development and implementation of quality audits of social care practice e.g. Case File Audits / Supervision Audits/ Practice Observations
  • Collaboration with Learning & Development on an induction package for new starters.
  • We offer a very supportive team environment and a chance to have a real impact on how processes and policies are developed within Adult Social Care.

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