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Care and Repair Elmbridge (CARE) Caseworker
  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: RES/20/136482
  • Published: Mon 26/10/2020, 16:30 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 16/11/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 18 hours per week
  • Salary: £25,611 - £27,567 pro-rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Elmbridge Borough Council, Civic Centre, High Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9SD, Surrey

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Care and Repair Elmbridge (CARE) Caseworker

Care and Repair Elmbridge (CARE) Caseworker

2-year fixed term, part-time

£25,611 - £27,567 per annum pro rata

Our Care and Repair team is a lifeline for many older and vulnerable residents of Elmbridge and we need a case worker to support the team.

 

Our Care and Repair team provides a home improvement service to our residents including home assessments and support with grant applications.  As a caseworker, you will work with our customers from initial enquiry through to completion of the work, creating a positive experience for our customers as we strive to support them in their own homes. You will be responsible for providing advice and support to our elderly, disabled and vulnerable residents who want the appropriate improvements and adaptions to their homes to allow them to live independently.

 

About you

You will be an organised, practical person with the ability to manage competing workloads. Your customer service and empathy will shine through as you take our customers through the process from start to finish. You will have the ability to communicate, manage expectations, remove any blockers, work with partner agencies and access available funding, all to ensure our customers receive the best service.

 

About us

We know we ask a lot but we give a lot too. We are progressive organisation, committed to supporting the people of Elmbridge and that commitment extends to our employees.

 

  • Wellbeing: When you thrive Elmbridge thrives, which is why we have developed a strong and varied wellbeing programme for our employees, from mindfulness to healthy walks – the options are there for you.
  • Learning and development: We all know learning doesn’t stop when you leave university, it is an ongoing journey and we will support you on that journey by creating a bespoke learning and development plan.
  • Flexibility: With our commitment to flexible working, you will be able to find work / life balance.

What else?

Find out more about our housing service on our website: https://www.elmbridge.gov.uk/housing/

 

If you have any queries about the role, please contact Helen, Care Team Manager on 01372 474602.

 

 

Closing date for applications:  9am Monday 16 November