Assessment & Review Officer
Provider: Herefordshire Council
Location: Plough Lane, Hereford
Job Term: Permanent
Number of posts:
Enjoy helping others to achieve their aims and targets? Solving problems motivate you? Have good observation skills? Want, or currently work, in a social care role and are ready for the next exciting challenge? Home First is a vital Adult Social Care service, that assists those on discharge from hospital, or found to be struggling in our community. We find remedies that help them to get back on their feet, or find a long term solution. Often working closely with Physio and Occupational therapists, the aim is always to ensure that clients and patients are re-abled and, where possible, can live their life, their way. This role will give you experience of working with different people (over the age of 18) with varying conditions and support needs. The Assessment and Review Officer role with Home First is a very fast paced and dynamic role. You will play a fundamental part in the delivery of the support that individuals receive. No day is the same! As an individual you must have • A drive to support and motivate others • Flexibility and adapt well to change • Good time management and organisation skills • Excellent written and people skills. • Access to your own vehicle to use for work • Be in reasonably fit condition to perform moving and handling tasks if required. Ideally you must hold a level 3 or above qualification in health and social care. However, for the right candidate, Home First will invest in you, as there will be full training, induction and ongoing support provided for anyone who is successful. We have a whole load of benefits for you to enjoy! Take your pick! Paid mileage – 45p Per Mile 25 Annual Leave Days + Bank Holidays (30 days after 5 years’ service) Buy/sell annual leave TOIL and paid overtime Cycle to work scheme and Discounted shopping Career Progression throughout Hoople and Herefordshire Council Childcare voucher scheme Uniform and mobile phone included Discounted HALO leisure membership Funded Qualifications Please take a look at the attached Job Description and Person Specification for more specific details.