Trusted Assessor

Location: West Sussex Regulated Service - Durrington

Closing Date: 23 June 2021

Salary: £18,360.00 - £ 25,489.80

Specific Hours: 37 hours

Trusted Assessor

Trusted Assessor – West Sussex

£18,360.00 - £ 25,489.80

Hours: 37 hours per week to include weekend rolling rota

The role

Do you have a passion for helping others and making a difference to someone’s life?

As a Trusted Assessor you will carry out or be present at the first visit with the customer within their own home.  Your initial assessment/Goal setting will form part of the care plan which will enable the Community Care Assistant to provide the right level of support to aid the customer to become as independent as possible.

Key Responsibilities

  • Completing the Assessment/ Risk Assessment - which will be person centred and focus on the needs of the customer which could include Personal Care, Medication, food preparation and Mobility
  • Assess the customer home & environment
  • Ensure the promotion of independence, dignity and quality of life
  • You will need to gain and maintain a comprehensive knowledge of available local community resources and proactively liaise with Occupational Therapists, Social Workers and Health Professionals, to maximise the support the sport available to the individual.

Key Requirements

  • Driving licence and use of personal vehicle for work purposes
  • Enhanced DBS Check (can be arranged through ECL if needed)
  • Complete a Care Certificate qualification through ECL during your probationary period.


  • 45p mileage allowance (up to 10,000 miles p/a)
  • Travelling time paid between calls
  • Double pay on bank holidays
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Annual salary reviews and performance bonus
  • Up to £1000 ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme available to staff
  • Healthcare support scheme
  • Enhanced contributory pension scheme
  • ECL employee rewards scheme
  • Free DBS check (if required)
  • Career progression opportunities within ECL


About ECL

Established by Essex County Council in 2009, ECL is the UK’s first Local Authority Trading Company. We are now the largest Reablement Care provider in Essex, providing high quality care to vulnerable individuals, including the elderly, those with learning disabilities or sensory impairments. Drawing on our internal network of specialist support roles and working closely with NHS and external health and social care providers, we work to help our customers regain and develop their independence during their time with us

To view the full Job Description for this role, please click here.

Sounds like a role suited to your skills?

Submit your application here. Successful applicants will be invited to a face to face interview, and if you are offered a role with ECL you will be sent a written offer of employment, subject to pre-employment checks.

ECL are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitable candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We are proud to be part of the Disability Confident scheme which helps to employ, support and promote disabled people in the workplace.

This position requires a current driving license and/or access to a vehicle.


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