Assistive Technology Officer

Oakham, Rutland, Northamptonshire
£17,166 - £19,073.08 per annum (depending on experience and skills)
11 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistive Technology Officer

Salary Range: £17,166 - £19,073.08 per annum (depending on experience and skills) plus a car allowance up to £1,239 per annum (based on your engine size)

Hours: 36.25 hours per week

Base: Oakham based covering Rutland and Northamptonshire

Duration: Permanent

Job Ref: SP053

We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity within our Assistive Technology Service.

As an Assistive Technology Officer the main focus of your work will be to provide support to vulnerable people in the community to enable them to regain and maximise their independence. Once trained you will be responsible for conducting holistic assessments to determine appropriate technologies based on individual need. You will complete installations, carry out periodic reviews, maintain service and client records, monitor payments and other general admin duties.

You will be enthusiastic, self-motivated and professional in your approach to service delivery. You will have an excellent telephone manner and effective communication skills together with an understanding of the needs of older people, people with a disability and vulnerable people.

You must hold a full current driving licence and have access to a vehicle as the role requires you to travel across Northamptonshire and Rutland. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this position.

For further in-depth information regarding this position please refer to the Job Description / Person Specification.

To download a copy of the Job Description and to complete our online application form, please visit:

Closing Date: Midnight on Monday 31st October 2016

Interview Date: 11th November 2016.