DBR03816 Social Care Assessor

Local Government, Public Sector

An opportunity has arisen for a Social Care – Assessor – To undertake assessments, support planning, identification of resources and reviews to assist in maintaining the independence of adult social care service users:

Responsibilities
To screen, gather information and assess adults with social care needs and their careers, under Adult Social Care criteria and taking into account an individual’s communication and cultural needs:

Qualification – Essential

GCSE Grade A-C (or equivalent) in English Language and Mathematics
QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) Level 3 or
NVQ Level 3 in Promoting Independence or a willingness and ability to obtain the qualification
Advanced Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Social Media

To apply for this position candidates MUST possess the following skills and experience
Good understanding of adult community care activity concerning statutory, voluntary or private social care sector
Knowledge of causes and effects of common disabling medical conditions
Considerable experience of working within a social care setting working with people with disabilities or older people
Able to manage a workload to agreed targets and able to use initiative and work without direct supervision.
Considerable experience of working with vulnerable adults in the community with knowledge of assessing need via assessment or review or using assessment skills to meet the current need
Good general education including a high level of literacy, numeracy and IT skills
Ability to meet the requirements of the Learn to Care / Skills for Care / SCIE National Safeguarding Framework for safeguarding adults at level A, or the equivalent in any replacement for that framework
Able to provide Five Years of references – essential
Enhanced DBS on the update system – essential
To apply for this role, candidates need a full work history with no unexplained gaps
Diamond Blaque is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Diamond Blaque is acting as an Employment Agency for this vacancy

Ref: DBR03816
Job Title: Social Care – Assessor
Salary: 17.00 per hour PAYE
Location: South West London
Hours: 35 hours per week
Duration: Min 3 months with an extension on performance

To apply for this job email your details to info@diamondblaquee.com.