Service Care Solutions Ltd

Assessor

I am currently recruiting for an adult social care assessor to work in Lambeth.


This role is initially for three months and requires applying candidates to have an enhanced DBS


Main Purpose of Post


To undertake assessments, support planning, identification of resources and reviews in order to assist in maintaining the independence of adult social care service users.


To complete appropriate assessment forms, create and maintain records, reports and letters.


To identify if there is a need requiring referral to Adult Social Care or Health staff for a specialist assessment and refer as necessary.


To co-ordinate and review ongoing packages of support and to provide care co-ordination role for service users as appropriate.


Key responsibility areas:




  • To screen, gather information and assess adults with social care needs and / or their carers, in accordance with Adult Social Care criteria and taking into account an individual's communication and cultural needs.




  • To undertake visits to service users' homes in order to carry out detailed and / or sensitive assessments, follow-ups, assist with support planning and undertake reviews.




  • To identify and investigate appropriate resources relating to the service user's needs.

    To inform and negotiate the options with them.




  • To assess for, design, arrange delivery / installation and review equipment / adaptations and non-complex assistive technology in line with Trusted Assessor guidelines, taking account of individual circumstances and being sensitive to client context.




  • To fit, adjust and demonstrate safe use of equipment and assistive technology in the service user's home where appropriate.




  • To maintain financial awareness in relation to the delivery of equipment, minor adaptations and assistive technology with a view to value for money being delivered and to authorise expenditure up to the agreed limit.


  • If you are interested in this role, please contact Andy at Service Care SOlutions on 01772 208964 or email andrew.quinney@servicecare.org.uk


    • Start: ASAP
    • Duration: 3 months +
    • Rate: Up to £17.00 per hour
    • Location: South West London, England
    • Type: Contract
    • Industry: Other
    • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
    • Contact: Andrew Quinney
    • Tel: 01772 208962
    • Fax: 01772 471473
    • Email: to view click here
    • Posted: 2022-10-26 11:16:12 -

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