Placement Officer – Shared Lives Service

Location: Greenwich  |  Greater London  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Sam Boggis
Job Reference: 32417
Salary: £16 - £18
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Placement Officer – Shared Lives Service | £16 – £18 P/H | South East London

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and adaptable individual who is passionate about providing excellent social support and the delivery of clean safe care.

This is a temporary position, with the possibility of an ongoing contract subject to your performance, making this a particularly exciting opportunity for applicants.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • To be a member of a team providing community based, Shared Lives, placements for adults with a learning disability, mental health or other support needs within an ordinary family home environment.
  • To be responsible for the co-ordination of the respite service within the Shared Lives service and oversee the Shared Lives respite carers on a day to day basis. This includes undertaking assessments, matching service users with carers, confirming and making respite bookings and quality assuring each stay.
  • To undertake on-going recruitment of Shared Lives carers and the monitoring of placements within agreed timescales and in accordance with agreed standards.
  • To support the team to meet internal standards and requirements of CQC legislation.

You will be working alongside the fastest growing recruitment company in the UK, who provide an unrivalled service to all of their clients and candidates across the United Kingdom. Seven currently offer the best pay rates in the UK for social care employees, making us the best option for maximising your earning potential and career fulfilment. Seven consultants are passionate about placing you in the best possible role, for the best possible rate, so why not get in contact with us now.

Are you ready for the challenge? If so, we look forward to hearing from you.

What else can you expect from Seven?

Free DBS Update

Specialist Consultant allocated to you with all the expertise you require.

Excellent Payroll and Compliance System, ensuring that you are paid on time, every time.

Online Timesheets, allowing you to submit your hours in an effortless, safe and secure process.

Access to Exclusive Rates, allowing you to gain earnings that no other agency can offer you.

£250 Referral Bonus for every person you successfully refer to Seven.

We are now available to speak to you 24/7 on 0333 200 5424. Please ask for the Social Care Department.