Health and Social Care Connect (HSCC) is the East Sussex countywide hub for both professionals and the public to access adult community health and social care services. HSCC provides a multi-disciplinary service offering information, advice and signposting; phone-based information gathering, triage and assessment; the urgent provision of services based on eligible needs and the efficient processing of referrals to appropriate community health and/or social care services. HSCC is jointly delivered by East Sussex County Council Adult Social Care and East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust (ESHT)
We are looking to recruit an Access & Assessment Officer who has excellent customer service and IT skills who is interested in helping to meet the care and support needs of people. You will be trained to obtain the information required to decide what best meets those needs.
HSCC provides a service from 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week including bank holidays, therefore this role requires you to be able to cover extended opening hours on a rota basis.