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Social Care Assessor

  • Location:

    Greenwich

  • Sector:

    Adult Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £17 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

  • Contact email:

    ascargill@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    AS-55

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    25 Feb 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-01-28

Akton Recruitment are looking for a Social Care Assessor to join the team for the local authority in Greenwich, in this role you will be required to provide advice and information under the Care Management/Occupational Therapy Process for Adults and Older People, to visit adults and older people in their own homes or other community settings, to ensure that all work complies with Council policies, procedures and financial framework. It is essential you hold an up to date enhanced DBS, and it is preferred that you have experience working within a social care setting and carrying out assessments.
This is a full-time, contract-based role with an initial contract of 6 months, with a review and likely extension as it is coming to an end. You will work Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 17:00, a total of 35 hours per week at a rate of £17 per hour.
Skills Required:
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally & in writing to a wide range of people
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to work under pressure to strict deadlines
  • Experience and knowledge within the speciality or related field
  • Good time management skills
  • Identify and make relevant referrals for subsequent public health and safety issues or adult safeguarding issues
If you think you’d be great in this position, get in touch!