An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Independent Lives Croydon Personal Assistant Support Service as an adviser.
 The purpose of the role is to provide information, advice and support to disabled people, people with complex health and their carers to employ and manage their own Personal Care Assistants.
The successful candidate will be:-

Enthusiastic about supporting people to have choice, control and flexibility about how they arrange their care and support 

Willing to get out and about in the community to promote the role of a Personal Assistant and attract more people into this workforce

Able to explain employment rules, using the handbook, factsheets and templates provided, in an easy to understand way 

Able to support people via phone, email, zoom, 1:1 and in group training sessions 

Able to work together with customers and other professional within the NHS and Local Authority to ensure people get the best advice and support 
We offer a supportive working environment, great benefits, 27 days annual leave plus the 8 public and bank holidays (pro rata as applicable), contributory pension scheme, child care vouchers and staff development and training opportunities.

A guaranteed interview scheme is in place for disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria in the person specification.

Role is subject to satisfactory references and DBS check.

Closing date is 1st December, Shortlisting 4th December and interviews 6th December. If you are interested in this post please email [email protected] and ask for a recruitment pack. If you would like to discuss this role further informally, please telephone Sue Caslake on 01903 219482 ex 223

Please read the job description attached and apply via the apply button below. All applications to be sent to [email protected]