DMWS – Bank Welfare Officer


Location: Oxford and Berkshire
Contract: 2-year fixed term
Salary: £13.50 per hour
Closing date: 02/01/2023

Would you like the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of the military community? Are you a confident, self-starter with welfare experience? We are looking for someone with strong people skills, who can work independently and as part of a large team, to join the DMWS Bank Team at Oxford and Berkshire.

We are looking for someone with great interpersonal skills, compassion and the ability to handle complex cases. As part of this role, you will be supporting patients and their families (both inpatient and outpatient at local hospitals) along with providing support to families.

The responsibilities will be the welfare and effective management of referrals as part of a multi-disciplinary team. You will be required to correctly assess the welfare needs of service users with unfaltering professionalism and sensitivity. You will be a creative individual with the ability to co-ordinate and deliver a number of services in Oxford and Berkshire. Additional hours may be available to support other projects within DMWS with a possibility that unsociable hours and on call rotas may be a part of your work. Experience in health and social or welfare services essential

For more information on the position please read our Bank Worker Job Description Oxford and Berkshire

Benefits Include
• 30 days leave plus bank holidays calculated pro-rata
• Mileage paid between locations (45p per mile)
• Enhanced sick pay
• Up to 6% matched pension contributions
• Death in service benefits
• Great training opportunities
• £25 contribution towards eye tests and a contribution of £50 towards glasses. (As long as they are only needed for DSE use and not otherwise needed on a standard prescription).
• Enhanced maternity / paternity / adoption family friendly benefits.

Applications close Monday, 19 December 2022

To apply, please submit a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role. Applications will be actively reviewed on receipt. DMWS reserve the right to close the application process early.

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