Our client is a not-for-profit housing association dedicated to offering quality homes for independent living. Their vision is simple, it is focused on "Living Longer, Living Better". They want to help their residents age well, live independently and maintain their quality of life for as long as possible.
Their in-house call monitoring centre offers customer-led flexible solutions for a variety of services including Telecare, Lone Worker monitoring, Out of Hours call handling and Anti-Social behaviour.
About the Role…
Through effective call handling, the Telecare Operator will deliver an excellent telecare and emergency repairs service to a diverse range of older and vulnerable customers. Demonstrating empathy and appropriate care to customers, you will respond to and prioritise alarms generated by the Telecare Monitoring System and take appropriate action when dealing with Lone Worker Alarm calls.
What they’re looking for…
So if you have experience of working in a telephone based customer service role then they would love to hear from you! All that they ask is that you are highly flexible, able to work a variety of shift patterns and have strong communication skills, giving you the ability to empathise with vulnerable customers. They have a number of vacancies some working on our day shifts (mixture of shifts between 6am to 10pm, 7 days per week) and one 22.5 hour per week vacancy working on our permanent nights’ team (mixture of shifts between 10pm to 6am, 7 days per week)
Able to work independently and on own initiative, you will operate as a committed team member and be able to cope with competing demands. Those who have experience of working with older / vulnerable people are highly desirable but not essential - what’s more important is a positive and enthusiastic attitude and the willingness to learn.
This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.