Direct Payment Case Worker – 30 hrs per week

 Salary Band D: £20,207 – £23,466 (FTE £24,922 – £28,942)

The position is home-based. 

 The Beams Direct Payment Service is part of a well established parent-driven charity working to support disabled children and their families as well as young adults up to the age of 25.

We are looking to recruit a Direct Payment Case Worker to work within our dedicated direct payment team on a fixed, 12-month contract. 

A key function of this role is to assist potential clients to understand the nature and requirements of direct payments.  To provide advice and assistance to families of disabled children and young adults who wish to employ staff to aid them in meeting their support requirements. To complete the financial audits of individuals’ direct payment accounts on behalf of the local authority.

The successful applicant should have a proactive and positive work ethic, strong organisational, and communication skills as well as good attention to detail. They should also have excellent numeracy skills and the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.  Account reconciliation experience is essential, and HR experience or a good knowledge of Employment rights would be beneficial because of the nature of the support we offer. 

The service operates across the whole of Kent, meaning the ability to offer a fieldwork style is vital.  A full, clean driving license and use of a car are essential.  The position is home-based. 

 Knowledge of direct payments is preferable, but not essential, as we will provide comprehensive training in this area.

If you are interested and would like to find out more please contact us for an Application Pack (No CV accepted),

T: 07760 629107 or by E: shortbreaks@wearebeams.org.uk 

 We currently have two roles available, therefore please ensure you are clear to detail which position you are interested in.

Closing date for applications: Midday on Friday 3rd July 2020

Interview date: Monday 13th July 2020

Shortlisted Applicants will be notified on Wednesday 8th July 2020  

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Direct Payment Admin Officer

30 hours per week

Band C Starting Salary – £15,645 (FTE – £19,295)

Employers Pension Contribution (after probationary period)

The Direct Payment Service is part of a well established parent-driven charity working to support disabled children and their families.

We are looking to recruit an Admin Officer to work within our dedicated Direct Payment team.  This post will support the service we offer to young disabled adults up to the age of 25yrs, as well as disabled children who wish to consider taking up a direct payment.

The service function is to assist potential clients to understand the nature and requirements of direct payments.  To provide advice and assistance to families of disabled children and young adults who wish to employ staff to meet their support requirements.  Knowledge of Employment rights would be beneficial, although training will be available.

The successful applicant should have a proactive and positive work ethic, strong organisational and communication skills, and good attention to detail.   They should also have experience and working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook.

This position will be based at our office headquarters in Hextable.

Knowledge of direct payments is preferable but not essential as we will provide training in this area.

If you are interested and would like to find out more please contact us for an Application Pack (No CV accepted),

T: 07760 629107 or E: directpayment@wearebeams.org.uk .

We currently have two roles available, therefore please ensure you are clear to detail which position you are interested in.

 Closing date for applications:    Midday on Thursday 24th June 2020

 Interview date:   Friday 3rd July 2020

 Shortlisted applicants will be notified by Tuesday 30th June 2020

Admin officer Job Description and Person Specification 2020

 

 

Needed for All School Holidays

Sessional Workers                         

We need to recruit several new part-time sessional workers for the school holidays to work with our disabled children within our Short Breaks Service.

The ideal candidate will be available during the week in the school holidays to work with disabled children on inclusive play schemes we are organising at local leisure centres or with children with severe and complex needs that will be based at our centre in Hextable.

Hours are usually 9-5pm approximately and days are flexible.

  • Good rates of Pay.
  • Part-time flexible hours,
  • Full training will be given.
  • DBS check is essential.

This position would suit a trainee doctor, nurse, school teacher, graduate or anyone interested in SEN or social care. Please call the Short Breaks Team

T: 01322 668501 x6 E: shortbreaks@wearebeams.org.uk

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