Service Care Solutions Ltd

Telecare Officer

Telecare Officer


Working Hours


Shift: Monday to Sunday Working hours: 36 hours per week


Contract


Initially a 3 months contract


Location


Hillingdon


Salary


£20ltd per hour


Job Description


The London Borough of Hillingdon are recruiting for a Telecare Officer to support the digital upgrade Programme.

The Telecare Support Officer will be responsible for supporting clients in the migration of their analogue phone line to a digital connection, carrying out client reviews and survey over the phone and scheduling appointments for equipment replacement.


Responsibilities



  • Support Hillingdon call centre in the migration of analogue to digital TEC equipment

  • Carrying out telephone surveys and responds to enquiries and follow through queries with appropriate course of action

  • Prioritise and log all call activities (call reason and call action) and update the Telecare call handling system (Jontek answerlink)

  • Contact service user / carers by telephone and carry out telephone surveys and reviews and book an appointment for an installer to visit the person at home.

  • Ensure follow up are completed effectively and timely.

  • Update adult social care IT systems accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Be the lead Customer Services for all query pertaining to the digital upgrade of the telecare equipment.

  • Work closely with Hillingdon call centre and the provider of the call response service

  • Work in partnership and close liaison with other health, social care and voluntary sector partners as required.

  • Attend meetings as and when required.


Requirements



  • Have an understanding and interest in Telecare technology.

  • Experience of call handling platform

  • Enjoy working with people who are older or who have complex health needs

  • Can demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience of keeping detailed records and notes including databases

  • Good organisational skills, be able to prioritise work and work under pressure

  • Good level of general education to GCSE or similar

  • Experience in Telecare installation, assessment or call handling

  • Ability to prioritise your work and use own initiative

  • Positive attitude

  • Flexibility & responsiveness



How to Apply


If you are interested in this role, please apply with your CV and a cover letter.





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