Community Competence Assessor-Huddersfield
TLC Homecare
Huddersfield, UK
5d ago

Community Competence AssessorHourly rate £9.62 per hourWe are really excited to announce these newly created roles within the Optimocare Group of Companies.

We are looking to recruit a number of CCA’s to work across split geographical areas.The positions will be field based and will form part of the Optimo Care Group Training Team, the CCA will be responsible for a range of care / support workers and will plan and carry out assessments in Moving and Handling, Medication and the Care Certificate against nationally recognised standards to ensure timely achievement of competence which will equip staff with the necessary skills for their role.

The assessments will be carried out in real life situations within service user’s homes.There will be a requirement to work across all 4 shifts and this will include some weekends.

Position 1. Rotherham TLC & Choices, Doncaster, and Sheffield-26 hours per weekPosition 2. Barnsley-12 hours per weekPosition 3.

Choices Huddersfield & Wakefield and Town and Local Care-17 hours per weekWe are happy to consider combining two of the areas if ideal candidates are looking for more hours.

Duties include

  • Planning and prepare assessments for care / support workers in line with the
  • organisational policies

  • Working with care / support workers to support them with their competence in
  • practice standards to maximise their potential

  • Travelling to a variety of locations (service user properties) to make
  • care / support worker visits whilst on their work rota as required to observe their


  • Visiting care / support workers on the required location (service user's
  • properties) to provide support, observations of competency and to provide

    feedback in line with regulatory and organisational requirements

  • Conduct, record and store assessments in line with the organisational
  • policies and procedures

  • Maintaining appropriate observational / assessment records, ensuring relevant
  • documents are completed to evidence the assessments carried out

    Essential criteria

  • Previous experience delivering competency assessments in a
  • health and social care setting

  • A relevant Health & Social Care Diploma at Level 3 or above
  • A recognised Vocational assessing qualification - D32 / D33, A1, TAQA Assessors Award
  • Driver with own transport
  • To apply for this position please email your CV to Jane Lister- Group Recruitment Manager recruitment

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