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Community Support Worker - Early Intervention

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    Unqualified Social Care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £11.2 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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Akton Recruitment are looking for a Community Support Worker to join the local authority based in Essex.
About the Role:
Working to support adults, and their families, who have complex social needs and are more vulnerable as a result of disability, exclusion, or diminished capacity, you'll maximise their potential to live independently.
You will assess social care needs using a person centred and strengths based approach and contribute to the development of care and support plans. The role will require you to manage a caseload, including assessment of risk through direct work, within a quality assurance process. A focus of the role will be to ensure vulnerable people are safeguarded in line with ECC's statutory obligations.
We currently an opportunity for a Community Support Worker within our Mid Essex area. Our Mid Essex area is at the centre of our county covering the Braintree, Chelmsford, Maldon and Witham areas. With the only City in the County and rural villages it is a diverse locality to work in. Bordering all other areas of the county you will have the opportunity to work closely with colleagues across Essex County Council. This is also one of our most connected area of the county, with excellent travel links including direct trains to London.
This is a great opportunity to join a team focused on preventative approaches to social care moving at a fast pace where your Social work experience can be used to impact vulnerable adults lives often at the point of referral into social care.
This is a full-time contract-based role working 37 hours per week on a shift basis. The rate of pay for this role is £11.20 per hour and the initial contract is for 6 months with a view to extend.
If this role interests you, get in touch now!