Fife Council

  • Argyll and Bute Council, UK
21 Apr, 2024
Full time
Fife Council Fife, UK
Job Details The Kinship Team provide support to Kinship families across Fife. An exciting opportunity has arisen within this team for 2 posts to develop intensive support to Kinship families in crisis where there is a risk of family breakdown. This support would be provided through direct work, small groups with young people and identifying other appropriate sources of support. The team is part of a wider strategy to ensure that families in Fife get the right support at a time when it is needed most. You will be required to work a shift pattern on a rota which encompasses both days, evenings, weekends (every 3rd off) and public holidays. Enhancements are payable for unsocial hours at the weekends and public holidays. These shifts can be reviewed dependent on the needs of the service. Day to day task include, but are not restricted to: Work closely with colleagues in Kinship team, area teams and partner agencies to identify short term support plans, and desired outcomes for support....
21 Apr, 2024
Fife Council Glenrothes, UK
Job Details The Hospital Discharge Teams work with individuals to promote a person-centred approach to discharge planning. The Hospital Discharge Team West primarily covers Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy and Queen Margaret Hospital in Dunfermline. The East Team covers the community hospitals in East and Northeast Fife and Fife residents who are in Ninewells and Perth Royal Infirmary Hospitals.The successful candidates will focus primarily on working with individuals in mental health wards in Queen Margaret, Whytemans Brae and Stratheden Hospitals.You will carry out personal outcome focused assessments as part of a multi-disciplinary team and work with individuals to promote their rights and to achieve better outcomes. You will support people to move on from hospital to more appropriate settings. The PersonYou will be required to demonstrate knowledge and skills in working within a statutory adults setting. You will have a sound understanding of theory, policy, and legislation in...
21 Apr, 2024
Fife Council Fife, UK
Job Details It is an exciting time to practice within Children and Families in Fife as we seek to deliver ‘The Promise’. Fife has invested into services and as such we know we can support Social Workers to have smaller caseloads ensuring they can work creatively and innovatively with families. We have a strong ambition to support children to stay within their families and in their communities. We can offer all Social Workers a diverse induction, access to a range of learning and training opportunities, coaching and mentoring as well as the support and supervision needed to develop practitioners. We offer a comprehensive induction, extensive training plan, group supervision and the opportunity to undertake post qualifying courses to enhance skills, knowledge and career progression. By investing in our staff, we invest in the children and families who receive our services. We remain committed to ensuring that we achieve the best outcomes for all the children we support. In Fife we...
21 Apr, 2024
Full time
Fife Council Glenrothes, UK
Job Details The Kinship Team provide support to Kinship families across Fife. An exciting opportunity has arisen within this team for 2 posts to develop intensive support to Kinship families in crisis where there is a risk of family breakdown. This support would be provided through direct work, small groups with young people and identifying other appropriate sources of support. The team is part of a wider strategy to ensure that families in Fife get the right support at a time when it is needed most. You will be required to work a shift pattern on a rota which encompasses both days, evenings, weekends (every 3rd off) and public holidays. Enhancements are payable for unsocial hours at the weekends and public holidays. These shifts can be reviewed dependent on the needs of the service. Day to day task include, but are not restricted to: Work closely with colleagues in Kinship team, area teams and partner agencies to identify short term support plans, and desired outcomes for support....
21 Apr, 2024
Fife Council Kirkcaldy, UK
Job Details The Hospital Discharge Teams work with individuals to promote a person-centred approach to discharge planning. The Hospital Discharge Team West primarily covers Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy and Queen Margaret Hospital in Dunfermline. The East Team covers the community hospitals in East and Northeast Fife and Fife residents who are in Ninewells and Perth Royal Infirmary Hospitals.The successful candidates will focus primarily on working with individuals in mental health wards in Queen Margaret, Whytemans Brae and Stratheden Hospitals.You will carry out personal outcome focused assessments as part of a multi-disciplinary team and work with individuals to promote their rights and to achieve better outcomes. You will support people to move on from hospital to more appropriate settings. The PersonYou will be required to demonstrate knowledge and skills in working within a statutory adults setting. You will have a sound understanding of theory, policy, and legislation in...
21 Apr, 2024
Fife Council Dunfermline, UK
Job Details The Hospital Discharge Teams work with individuals to promote a person-centred approach to discharge planning. The Hospital Discharge Team West primarily covers Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy and Queen Margaret Hospital in Dunfermline. The East Team covers the community hospitals in East and Northeast Fife and Fife residents who are in Ninewells and Perth Royal Infirmary Hospitals.The successful candidates will focus primarily on working with individuals in mental health wards in Queen Margaret, Whytemans Brae and Stratheden Hospitals.You will carry out personal outcome focused assessments as part of a multi-disciplinary team and work with individuals to promote their rights and to achieve better outcomes. You will support people to move on from hospital to more appropriate settings. The PersonYou will be required to demonstrate knowledge and skills in working within a statutory adults setting. You will have a sound understanding of theory, policy, and legislation in...