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Direct Payments Assistant

  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: ESCC/21/150116
  • Published: Tue 04/05/2021, 12:10 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/05/2021, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,698 to £20,092
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: East Sussex

Hours of work: 37 hours per week
Working pattern: Full-time
Fixed term for: 12 months

Closing date: Sunday 16 May 2021
Interview date: Tuesday 25 May 2021

For an informal discussion or if you have any questions about this role, please contact Alina Dunn - Direct Payments Team Leader on 01273 481250.

An excellent and rewarding opportunity has become available for a full time fixed term Direct Payments Assistant to join our team within Adult Social Care Financial Services. The role is office based in St Mary’s House in Eastbourne.

You’ll be a key part of the team and be responsible for ensuring the smooth delivery of direct payments to Adult Social Care clients.

You’ll also coordinate correspondence for the team by telephone, letter and email. Our customers require varying levels of support therefore excellent customer service skills will be required.

You’ll need knowledge of working with computers including Windows operating systems and Microsoft Office and have 5 GCSE’s including English and Maths with grades C and above. You’ll work on a number of bespoke database systems for which you will receive full training and ongoing support.

Due to the flexible nature of the role it’s important you are organised, self-motivated, collaborative and empathic and have an understanding of the needs of vulnerable people.

If you’re successful you will benefit from access to on-going training as well as excellent standards of support and supervision. 

The department is a great place to kick start a career in customer services within a team who actively encourage progression, so if this sounds like the role for you, we would love you to apply using the link below!

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How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

 

Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: ESCC/21/150116
  • Published: Tue 04/05/2021, 12:10 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/05/2021, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,698 to £20,092
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: East Sussex

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