Independent Living Meals on Wheels Assistant
Part time post (30 hours per week) £21,830 - £26,970 pro rata
We are looking to appoint an Independent Living & Meals on wheels Administrator to work within the Independent Living team.
This is a fulfilling role that requires the ability to think on your feet, communicate well with others and be adaptable to ever changing priorities.
Your role will include working with people who are often vulnerable so will need a caring disposition and must be able to remain calm in all circumstances.
You will be enthusiastic and motivated and have excellent communication and customer care skills.
Some of the main duties of the post include:
- To carry out all administration work required for Meals on wheels Services and to support / cover the other services within Independent Living.
- To support our accounts department in raising / maintaining financial records for all Independent Living Services department.
- To respond to all enquiries in a timely manner.
- To communicate with and support the MOW Drivers throughout delivery times, including providing cover if required.
This post is identified as a hybrid post supporting both office and home working in line with Spelthorne Borough Council’s policy. The post holder will be required to attend the office in line with a rota and any service requirements.
The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for customer facing posts. These posts fall within the scope of the Code of Practice on English language requirement for public sector workers. The Council, therefore, has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. If you have any queries or would like to discuss this further, please contact Human Resources.
Please note as part of the employment checks this post will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing date: 01 December 2023 (Noon)
Interview date: 14 December 2023
For full information and to apply online, go to www.surreyjobs.info or www.spelthorne.gov.uk/jobs alternatively, please contact Recruitment Services on (01784 444263 (24hr answer phone) quoting reference number 1158.
Unfortunately, we are unable to reply to all candidates. If we have not contacted, you within 3 weeks of the closing date then your application has been unsuccessful.
All shortlisted applicants will be contacted via email after the closing date. CVs can only be accepted in support of a completed application form.
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How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.