Appointeeship Service Appointee Assistant JOB DESCRIPTION Responsible to: Appointeeship Manager
Hours: 22.5 per week. (9am – 1.30pm Mon – Fri)
Salary: £10,951 per annum
Purpose of the job,
To provide a specialist appointee service for people with learning disabilities, which will support, represent and advocate according to individual need for issues related to personal finance, benefits, debts and living expenses.
Provide Administrative support to the Service
First point of contact to customers visiting the service.
Pay cash to customers and ensure appropriate financial records are completed.
Ensure sufficient funds remain in accounts for the paying of bills etc.
Ensure petty cash balanced by the end of your working day.
Ensure Appointees are accurately informed of required bank transfers and payments.
Assist clients to manage their finances appropriately and live within their means.
Answer telephone queries.
Any other duties required by your manager commensurate with the role
Appointeeship Service Appointee Assistant PERSON SPECIFICATION
Knowledge * To have an interest in and an understanding of basic finance. Essential
To have an understanding and knowledge of Appointeeship principles. Desirable
Skills * Ability to listen and have good verbal and written communication
Ability to prioritise workloads. Essential
Ability to promote the rights, choice and independence of people with learning disabilities Essential.
Highly motivated and able to work under own initiative without close supervision. Essential
5. Effective organisational skills. Essential
6. Information Technology skills. Essential
Experience of appropriately challenging and negotiating. Desirable
3. Experience of using Total Communication and working in a Person Centred way. Desirable
4. Experience of working with people with Learning Disabilities. Essential
1. Ability to work under pressure. Desirable
2. To be flexible Desirable
Part-time hours: 22.5 per week
Application deadline: 16/07/2021
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Salary: £10,951.00 per year
Monday to Friday.
Plymouth Highbury Trust, 207 Outland Road, Plymouth, PL2 3PF
Application forms only please, No CV’s