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Community Care Officer

  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC14479
  • Published: Fri 26/06/2020, 10:48 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 19/07/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Nights, Weekends
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,000 - £29,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Stevenage , Hertfordshire

Job Title: Community Care Officer  - Integrated Discharge Team
Location: Lister Hospital, Stevenage
Salary Range: H6-H8 £22,462 progressing to £29,636pa
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract: Permanent

Job Duties:

Hertfordshire County Council are looking for a Community care officer.

You will be responsibility for assessing and arranging care in a hospital setting. We are a busy team covering a large and diverse area and would welcome applications from candidates who can bring energy, creative care planning and a citizen focus.

Working for Hertfordshire County Council you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement plus paid bank holidays. We offer a comprehensive induction and training programme, career progression opportunities and Local Government Pension Scheme.

Upon joining Hertfordshire County Council you will have access to Herts Rewards which gives discounts and cashback on over 800 retailers and services.  This also includes childcare voucher scheme, car share scheme, cycle to work scheme, purchased annual leave scheme, Carewell – an employee assistance programme, and many other lifestyle, wellbeing and financial benefits.

To improve outcomes for service users, Lister Hospital Social Work Team support a 7 day Hospital Discharge service.  Staff will be asked to work on consecutive Saturdays and Sundays once every eight weeks and will receive days off during the weeks before and after covering weekends. There will be opportunities for you to discuss this at interview if your application is successful.

For more information please call Nikki Wright or Michelle Dransfield on 01438 284034

Closing date: Sunday 19th July

Interview date: Thursday 30th or Friday 31st July

Benefits of Working for HCC:

  • Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)
  • Excellent Career Development
  • Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
  • Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
  • Shopping Discounts
  • Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes

 

Additional Information

Safeguarding: Safeguarding children and adults is of utmost importance to Hertfordshire County Council. The Council requires employees to abide by legislation and best practice to enable Hertfordshire to achieve this. This role has been identified as requiring a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check. For more information Click Here

English Fluency: The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

Disability Confident: We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and guarantee an interview to anyone disclosing a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.

Driving Roles Only: As part of this role, you will be required to travel to other HCC Sites/Residences either using your own mode of transport or a company car. In light of this, the ability to drive and/or travel around the County is required for this role and a DVLA check will be required on appointment.

Application Information

How to Apply: Please follow the 'Apply for Job' button at the bottom of the screen. As part of the application you will be required to upload your most recent CV ensuring gaps in employment have been addressed and includes your current, or most recent, employer. You are also asked to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the Person Specification area of the attached Job Outline. If you do not supply a supporting statement, your application will be rejected.

 

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How to Apply

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  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC14479
  • Published: Fri 26/06/2020, 10:48 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 19/07/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Nights, Weekends
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,000 - £29,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Stevenage , Hertfordshire

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