Mobile Scheme Visitor (Part time)

You will be visiting our Sheltered Schemes in the mornings, ensuring the tenants are welfare checked and accounted for. Dealing with repair issues, tenant enquiries and routine equipment tests.

You will be visiting our Sheltered Schemes in the mornings, ensuring the tenants are welfare checked and accounted for. Dealing with repair issues, tenant enquiries and routine equipment tests (full training will be given).

You should have good communication skills, ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team. Experience of listening to and understanding the needs of the elderly/vulnerable adults is key to this role. Weekend work will be required.

Proven experience in working within a similar field is essential.

The successful applicants will be required to undergo a check with the Barring Service. DBS clearance is required for this role.

Hours of work are 15 per week and will be worked on Monday to Sunday including Bank Holidays (Optional). The post holder will be required to work mornings.

This position is fixed term for 12 months.

As well as a good salary, we offer a career average pension scheme, generous holiday and sick pay entitlements, subsidised parking for work and leisure, public transport discounts, free swimming and gym membership, cycle purchase scheme, plenty of personal and professional development opportunities, flexible working, hybrid working opportunities, Employee Assistance Programme and the opportunity to work with great colleagues.

For more information about this role please contact Kevin Barnes on 07736 826040 or via email kevin.barnes@ipswich.gov.uk

Please download the Job Description and Person Specification to find out more about this role: Job Description and Person Specification

The selection process will be an interview. Interviews will be held on 20th February 2024. The assessment interview process will be carried out remotely via Skype for Business, Microsoft teams or in person.

Early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to interview candidates who meet the essential criteria prior to the closing date and / or to close the opportunity to applicants once we receive sufficient applications.

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Location

Various Sheltered Housing Schemes

Salary

£10,533 – £11,081

Application closing date

2nd February 2024
 

Job type

15 hours per week

Fixed Term for 12 Months

Requisition reference

REQ00797

Office

Ipswich Borough Council

Grafton House
15-17 Russell Road
Ipswich,
IP1 2DE

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