The managed care, older people’s team carry out a care management function working primarily with people over the age of 65 years with a range of complex needs, many with Dementia. Workers on the team have the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge around a wide range of issues including Care Act Assessments, Court Of Protection, Safeguarding enquiries, Continuing Health Care, Best Interest Decisions and Mental Capacity Assessments.
The team cover 4 geographical areas in Warrington, each area having its own individual diversities, from areas of deprivation, social and housing needs, semi-rural areas and more affluent parts of the region. In addition, the South/West of the area have a significant number of care homes.
Integrated Community Team
Our Central team are piloting integrated working and are co-located with health colleagues, working together as an Integrated Community Team .This has benefits when dealing with complex cases and brings about opportunities to co-ordinate and enhance services for Warrington residents.
In return we are able to provide you with a supportive environment in which to work. We offer a full induction programme and ongoing access to a comprehensive training and development programme.
Caseloads are manageable and are monitored through regular 1-1 supervision sessions and mentoring. There are also additional opportunities for more specialised training as Best Interest Assessors, AMHPS and Practice Educators.