Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
27/09/2021 23:59
£19,312 - £20,493 p.a. i.e Grade 4
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Shared Lives Team location
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
27 Sep
Further Information

Adult Care
Shared Lives


Temporary 37hrs post until 31/3/2024


The post-holder will be responsible for a caseload and will assist the Registered Manager and Support Managers in fulfilling their duties. The postholder will undertake telephone monitoring with providers and service users, record contacts, complete actions and ensure safe working practices by the providers.

Relevant clerical/admin experience is required together with experience of Supporting people who have a disability/require care

Qualifications: Minimum of 4 GCSE passes or
A recognised equivalent business administrative qualification
Care Certificate or an equivalent social care qualification

The successful applicant for this post will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

It is anticipated that interviews will be held w/c 11th October 2021

Interviews will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams. If you are successful at shortlisting you will be notified via North East Jobs of the date and time of your interview. A separate invite will be sent via Microsoft Teams.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Alison Urwin, on mobile
or email alison.urwin@durham.gov.uk

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the Payroll and Employee Services Team on telephone no. 03000 267241/ 267918 or Email: PESAHS@durham.gov.uk

Permanent DCC employees wishing to undertake a temporary post within the Council, whether this is within their substantive service, or across services, should seek the approval of their Line Manager / Senior Manager to undertake this temporary post with the guarantee to return to their substantive post at the expiry of the temporary post. If the temporary post is reviewed and further extended, agreement must be sought from the employee’s substantive line manager.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CV’s. Any information provided on CV’s will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.