Decision details

Recruitment of 1 x Experienced Social Worker to support Towards Independence High Needs Review Programme within Adult Social Care

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Health and Adult Care

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Bury Adult Social Care is committed to improving the support it offers to younger adults and has embarked on an improvement programme for the services it provides to residents living with learning disabilities. As an integral part of the Modernising Learning Disabilities strand of the current ASC Strategic Plan and in the line with the LET’S strategy for Bury Council, the Towards Independence programme has commenced within the Learning Disability service.

The creation of 1 Experienced Social Worker post is required to support the ongoing delivery of the Towards Independence programme which is focussed on supporting adults of working age to have better outcomes and the delivery of the high needs review programme.

Publication date: 09/11/2023

Date of decision: 01/08/2023

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