Client Support Officer - Advocate (Omagh)

Bond Healthcare is recruiting a Band 6 Client Support Officer on behalf of our Public Sector client for a full time, temporary contract until the end of March 2021. This role can be based in Omagh OR Ballymena.

Our Client provides advocacy, advice, guidance and support to anyone wishing to make a complaint or raise a concern about any health and social care service in Northern Ireland and works with service providers in support of clients towards the resolution of concerns.

You will be responsible for the delivery and development of a professional and expert service to a range of clients which can include patients, clients, carers, family members and other advocates/support workers for clients. The clientele will include people with diverse needs including older people, people with disabilities, people with mental health support needs, prisoners and parents of children and young
people.

The ideal candidate will have

  • A relevant university degree/professional qualification (Social Work, Nursing, Counselling or similar)

AND

  • Two years experience of working with patients/clients or carers in representing their views and advocating on their behalf.

OR

  • Have at least four years experience working with patients/clients or carers in representing their views and advocating on their behalf.
  • Applicants must also Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment.
    This criteria will be waived in the case of applicants whose disability prohibits driving but who have access to a form of transport approved by the Organisation which will permit them to carry out the duties of the post in full

A full Job Description is available

Job type: 
Temporary
Contact: 
Stephen Hill
stephen.hill@bondhealthcare.com
Telephone: 
02890 270747
Location: 
Omagh BT78
Salary: 
£31278
Reference: 
SHCSO2

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