Charging Assessment Team Leader
Cornwall Council
15035 - Camborne - Dolcoath, Camborne, United Kingdom
6d ago

Requisition #

Charging Assessment Team Leader x 1 position available

About the role

We have opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the Charging Assessment Team as a Team Leader. This position is currently home based , however you will required to work from a local office for training & meetings.

The successful applicant will be responsible for leading a team of charging assessment officers to conduct financial assessments with adults accessing services from Adult Social Care.

The Charging Assessment Team is a dynamic and friendly team within Adult Social Care, liaising directly with service users and their families to ensure that financial assessments are applied fairly, consistently and promptly, showing sensitivity and tact.

The new Care Act reforms will result in a significant change in the way the Charging Assessment Team operates & as a result an increased workload & expansion of the team.

The role is suitable for an experienced manager, who can demonstrate a track record of effectively leading a team to deliver key objectives.

The successfully candidate will have experience in :

Managing change

Embedding new processes & routines

Leading & improving performance

The role will also liase with internal & external stakeholders including care providers.

As a flexible working, family friendly, organisation we want to ensure that you can work in a way that is best for us, our customers and for you.

Speak to us about how we might be able to accommodate a flexible working arrangement - whether that’s job share, part time or another flexible working pattern.

In addition, although the role advertised may have a home , office base or hybrid indicated, we remain committed to supporting flexibility around workplace locations.

If it works for you, we will do our best to make it work for our service. If you have the skills we are looking for then you don’t have to live in Cornwall to become a part of our team.

About you

You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as being numerate and accurate, demonstrated by GCSEs grades A - C in Maths and English (or equivalent).

You should be able to work on your own and as part of a team, understanding your individual contribution towards team goals.

Knowledge of Adult Social Care is desirable but this is not essential as full training will be provided to the successful candidate.

The most important attribute is a can do attitude and the desire to learn and enhance new and existing skills you have.

To find out more about this role and for an informal chat please contact Emma Moys, Charging Team Leader, by emailing Emma.Moys

Cornwall Council are reviewing how we pay and reward our staff and reward items are subject to change from October. We will continue to keep you informed on any impacts that may apply to you as this progresses.

For more information please visit Pay and Grading Review (Green Book Roles) - Cornwall Council

This is a public / customer-facing role, where the statutory English language requirement for public sector workers applies.

Please view the role profile here , your application will need to demonstrate how you meet the required criteria. Please ensure you answer all of the pre-screening questions in full, within the application form.

Please be advised that for this role we are accepting CV’s and supporting statements for this role.

  • Fairness and inclusion are at the heart of our vision for Cornwall. In order to best serve our communities, we are striving to achieve a diverse workforce that is inclusive of all backgrounds, cultures and identities;
  • e.g. race, disability, sex, gender, age, religion and sexual orientation. We are an equal opportunities and Disability Confident employer, and we will assess applicants on their merits.

    Cornwall Council is committed to safeguarding and following safer recruitment principles to help make sure our staff and volunteers are suitable to work with children, young people and adults at risk.

    It’s a vital part of creating a safe and positive environment and making a commitment to keeping all service users safe from harm.

    Whilst the location / work-base for this role has been specified, the current Government guidance around social distancing and our evolving ways of working means that the role may require you to also work remotely (e.

    g. from home / other locations). We will discuss this with you during the recruitment process.

    This position will be subject to an enhanced criminal record disclosure check.

    More information about working for Cornwall Council is available here

    We are open to discussion about flexible working.

    Additional Information

  • Interview Dates : Week commencing 29th August
  • External Closing Date : 22 Aug 2022
  • Advertised Salary Range : 24498 - 32805
  • Job Type / Contract Type : Permanent
  • Hours per week : 37
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