Assessor for Personalised Care

Liverpool, Liverpool
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Job Summary

  • Job Reference: TW347487_1549546898
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2019-02-07
  • Location: Liverpool, Liverpool
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2019-04-08
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  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

We have a brilliant opportunity for an Assessor for Personalised Care to join their service within the Liverpool area.

To undertake assessments, care planning, identification of resources and undertake reviews to promote and maintain independence in keeping with FAC and eligibility whilst enabling choice and control as per Personalisation agenda.

The responsibilities of an Assessor for Personalised Care includes:

  • To support the assessment of none complex need clients, and guide individual service users/carers to the appropriate services
  • To undertake home visits in order to carry out care assessments, reviews and to work closely with health professionals and others in designing non-complex care packages
  • To assess for, design and arrange for the delivery of non-complex care plans for people assessed using the appropriate assessment forms and guidance, by ensuring all care deliveries are in line with the Personalised agenda
  • To maintain financial awareness in relation to the delivery of care packages with a view to value for money being delivered
  • To provide support for non-complex clients in their dealings with family members and carers, the Council or other agencies such as Benefits Agency, and to assist in identifying local services to meet client needs
  • To ensure financial assessments in respect of care packages in the community are notified to finance officers as appropriate and use IT Systems to capture the information. To forward all relevant documentation to finance officers as necessary, and appropriately advise service users where to receive benefit advice

Requirements of an Assessor for Personalised Care:

  • 2 years recent experience within same or similar role
  • An enhanced DBS that is of satisfactory level is essential

Salary: Up to £18.68 p/h, based on experience

If you would like to apply, to find out more about this role, or other Social Work roles, please contact Tradewind on 0203 743 6103 or email

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