Alzheimer Scotland is the leading dementia organisation in Scotland. We campaign for the rights of people with dementia and their families, whilst providing an extensive range of innovative, personalised therapeutic support services and investing in dementia research to towards prevention, better standards of care and ultimately to finding a cure.
Alzheimer Scotland is committed to improving the lives and opportunities of people with dementia, their carers, partners and families as their journey transitions from the first point of contact through to end of life and believes nobody should face dementia alone.
We are now looking to recruit a highly motivated, skilled practitioner who can lead the day-to-day activities of our day care services in Inverclyde and who will ensure high quality practice in service delivery. The Practice Team Leader will lead and manage the day care team and have the ability to identify personal outcomes and create truly person-centred outcome plans for people living with dementia.
The successful applicant will have a good understanding of and experience of working with, or supporting people living with dementia and their families. Will be able to work in a rapidly changing environment and be self-motivated, dynamic, and able to work without close supervision. Will have excellent communication skills and a caring attitude and be willing to participate in learning and development opportunities. A relevant qualification in health or social care would be an advantage.