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Scheme Coordinator (P01590)

  • Employer: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
  • Reference: HSG/18/72346
  • Published: Wed 22/08/2018, 10:40 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/09/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Part Time
  • Hours: 22.5 hours per week. Monday, Wenesday, Friday preferred however may be negotiable.
  • Salary: £20,830 - £22,523 (inclusive of £597 outer fringe allowance) pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Welwyn Garden City/Hatfield Schemes

Scheme Coordinator

22.5 hours per week (Monday, Wednesday, Friday)

Job Summary

  • To promote and support independent living for individuals in their homes.
  • To assess, monitor and refer to appropriate services to ensure, independence, dignity, security, privacy, confidentiality, rights and wellbeing of tenants in sheltered housing.
  • Responsible for providing information and signposting to other agencies and assisting with any necessary referrals as required.
  • Responsible for co-ordinating the management of the scheme ensuring partnership working to make sure the schemes are compliant with any legislative, health and safety requirements and any risks are mitigated as appropriate.

Requirements

  • Previous experience or direct understanding of working with elderly, disabled or individuals deemed to be at risk
  • Ability to use technology to record data and complete reports
  • Excellent organisation skills and ability to prioritise workload
  • Ability to work between locations
  • This post is subject to DBS clearance.
  • The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post.

The Individual

This is a physically active role whereby individuals will be required to attend emergency calls and to manage potential difficult situations.

The successful candidate will need to:

  • Build positive rapports with individuals and other agencies
  • Be an excellent communicator both verbally and written
  • Be enthusiastic, friendly, and have the ability to adopt a flexible approach to a varying workload
  • To have confidence and competence to deal with individuals in an emergency situation
  • To be empathic and supportive, with the ability to remain calm under pressure

 

Closing Date: 16 September 2018

Assessment/Interview Date: 24 and 25 September 2018

Downloads

  • Working for Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council NEW
  • Person Specification

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link below. Please read the person specification fully before applying for this vacancy. It is essential you refer to the person specification when completing your application and provide relevant examples to demonstrate how you meet the criteria. If you do not provide examples,your application will be unsuccessful.
About Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council

  • Employer: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
  • Reference: HSG/18/72346
  • Published: Wed 22/08/2018, 10:40 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/09/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Part Time
  • Hours: 22.5 hours per week. Monday, Wenesday, Friday preferred however may be negotiable.
  • Salary: £20,830 - £22,523 (inclusive of £597 outer fringe allowance) pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Welwyn Garden City/Hatfield Schemes

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