Assistive Living Technologies; Telecare Response Assistant (Relief as and when)
Can you help us to improve the independence and wellbeing or vulnerable adults in our communities? That’s what matters at Barnsley Council. Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. It’s all about putting local people at the heart of everything, listening to and doing good for our communities. We’re now more innovative, more efficient and provide better value for money.
Shape a better future with us
We’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make a better Barnsley for everyone.
Your role in our journey
As an Assistive Living Technologies Response Assistant: you’ll be part of a team responding to vulnerable service users 24/7 alongside our nationally accredited Monitoring Centre and Installation Team. You will be responding around the clock ensuring they get the help they need as soon as possible for example, after a fall. You will perform activities within a team that has a common goal to promote independence and perform against Key Performance Indicators.
What you’ll need
To join us, you’ll need a relevant Level 2 qualification in Health & Social Care and a clean full UK driving license to drive manual vehicles. Crucially you will have excellent communication, and relationship skills, to successfully work with the team and service users.
A lot to look forward to
Here at Barnsley, we live and work by four important values: honesty, teamwork, excellent service, and taking pride in what we do. As part of our team, you can be sure we’ll do all we can to support you in being truly excellent. You see, we prioritise learning and enabling you to achieve your potential. So, we’ve created a development process that lets you grow in the way that suits you - whether that’s training to be a leader or learning flexibly online. That’s one of the reasons why we achieved IIP Gold, and why you’ll find your career here inspiring and rewarding.
To achieve your ambitions while shaping a bright future for our communities, apply now: