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Independent Living Assessor, Kensington, Central London

  • Job reference: indelivnh130617kensi
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Unqualified Social Work
Job description: Independent Living Assessor, Kensington, Central London

We are currently recruiting for an Independent Living Assessor in The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. This is to start ASAP in a busy Adults Social Services Team.

You will be working with older and physically disabled people.

The role is Full time and to start ASAP.

Contracts are initially for 6 months and with a very high chance of extension after this.

Pay rates are negotiable depending upon experience.

About the Independent Living Assessor:
*This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join the Adult Social Care services and widen their experience of working with people with physical disabilities.
*The Assessment Service provides access to a range of services to support people to stay healthy and independent.
*As an Independent Living Assessor you will provide a responsive and high quality service to residents who are supported by the assessment service.
*You will visit residents with physical disabilities in their own home and work closely with them and their family or carer to facilitate greater independence.
*You will assess for and arrange equipment, adaptations, and packages of care or signpost your service users to a range of alternate services.
*You will also need to liaise with a wide range of statutory and voluntary agencies.

Requirements:
*Enhanced DBS
*At least two years' experience working with older and physically disabled people in a local authority setting (preferably community-based assessment teams).
*Recent experience of Frameworki is beneficial

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:-
*A specialist consultant specific to you with a wide range of social work knowledge
*Excellent and competitive rates of pay
*An extensive range of exclusive Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
*Expert payroll service processed twice per week
*Frequent job updates sent to you exclusively to meet your requirements
*£250 bonus offered for referring a friend to any job role
*Loyalty Bonus Scheme granting access to our rewards website which includes free gifts such as televisions, mobile phones and more

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know anyone who would be ideal for this role, you will receive £250 for your referral once their probationary period has been completed!

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Nosheen at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964, or email Nosheen.Hussain@servicecare.org.uk.