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Adult Community Care Officer

  • Temporary
  • Leicester
  • Salary: £12-£13

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Midlands based job agency

Ace are currently recruiting for a Adult Community Care officer to work in the Worksop Area

 

Job Purpose:
-To be responsible for both the assessment of individual needs and the initiation and coordination of a range of outcomes to meet them, promoting the principles of choice and control, personalisation and self-directed support to ensure that service users can assess and manage their own needs, risks and uncertainties.

 

Key Responsibilities:
-Responsible for the assessments, support planning and review of individual needs and the initiation and coordination of a range of outcomes to meet them.
-Responsible for the identification of potential reablement opportunities and provide access to those services as required.
-Responsible for commissioning of services to maximise peoples independence.
-Promote the principles of choice and control, personalisation and self directed support to ensure that service users can assess and manage their own needs, risks and uncertainties within their chosen living environment and meet their identified short and long term goals.
-Provide information, advice and support to service users and their carers.

 

What you need:
-Relevant health/social care qualifications to NVQ Level 3, an equivalent qualification or evidence of required skills and experience.
– A good level of general education.
-Knowledge of Community Care services within a health or social care setting.
– DBS on the update service

Experience:
-At least two years experience of care work gained through paid employment or extensive relevant personal experience or voluntary work.
-Experience of operating as part of a team and assisting others in their work.
-Experience of independently managing and prioritising demands and tasks to meet objectives.

 

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