Direct Payments Officer

13 July 2022

Part time 21 hours per week
Salary: £22,888 p.a. pro rata
27 days annual leave + bank holidays
1 year fixed-term contract

KDC currently have a vacancy for a Direct Payments Officer, joining their Direct Payments Support Service team to be part of delivering a range of quality support, information and excellent guidance to enable people in Knowsley to use Direct Payments to meet their personal care and support needs.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the health and social care sector, particularly in relation to individualised budgets. Good communication and interpersonal skills as well as high levels of literacy, numeracy and IT abilities are essential. Knowledge of Knowsley’s Direct Payments scheme will be an advantage.

To apply for an application pack email quoting ‘DPO or call 0151 480 4090.

The closing date for applications is Monday 25 July 2022 and interviews will be held on 3 August 2022.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. We welcome applications from people who have personal experience of disability issues as well as all sections of the community.

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