24 Hour Response Officer (Care and Support)

Recruiter
NETWORX
Location
Wyre Forest
Salary
£20,247 per annum
Posted
02 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

24 Hour Response Officer (Care and Support)

Wyre Forest

Full Time (Flexible working on a call out basis, over a five week rota to include evenings, nights and weekend working)

£20,247 per annum*

(Plus mileage allowance or use of a company vehicle)

Our client currently has an opportunity for a 24 hour Response Officer to join their team. The main requirement of this role will be:

To provide a 24 hour response service to customers in the Wyre Forest on a rota basis

To assist a customer who has had a fall using appropriate methods and/or equipment

To offer a responsive and efficient service, within 20 minutes of call out, to all customers with a strong focus on outstanding customer care.

To on occasions carry out personal care services to the residents.

The successful candidates for this position ideally will have previous experience in care and support and be qualified to NVQ level 2 or equivalent or be willing to work towards QCF in care.

They are looking for someone who is flexible in their approach, is an excellent communicator and able to remain calm in difficult situations.

You will be a team player who has an approachable personality and able to problem solve and identify and manage risk.

*This salary is inclusive of on call working

Employees must have satisfactorily completed 16 weeks of their probation period before being considered for other posts within the organisation.

Closing Date 29th September 2017

Interviews will be held on 9th October 2017

Health & social care / First Response / Care / Support / Care & Support / Vulnerable people