Position Title: Care Manager

Company: City of Westminster

Location: Westminster, London borough, UK

Job Description:

So, imagine how thrilled they were when one of our residents, Giro, did just that. Advocating for people with disabilities at a planning meeting for transport in London, he was proudly wearing his event medal. And he decided to use it to encourage others. As he passed it around the room, Giro inspired lots more people with disabilities to get involved. Infectious enthusiasm goes a long way here.


  • This is a busy team and the ability to hold a complex caseload, throughput work effectively and provide regular support to our duty system is expected. Safeguarding Adults (SA) and assessing risk is an integral part of our work.
  • At the same time, we look out for each other and are committed to meeting your personal and professional needs: informal day-to-day support is matched by regular one-to-one meetings.


  • A qualified and registered social worker, community nurse or occupational therapist, you’ll have experience of a local authority or health setting.
  • This should include working with older or physically disabled people and a proven commitment to the principles of personalisation, independence and choice.
  • Well-developed skills in Mental Capacity Assessments and a sound knowledge of SA processes and the Care Act are essential.
  • Your excellent powers of communication will include the ability to negotiate on behalf of the commissioning authority or service user and to produce written work to a high standard.
  • You’ll also have strong IT skills, and will be ready to work as part of a flexible, multidisciplinary team.