COVID-19 Contact Tracer

Posted 12 October 2021
Salary£15 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineCorporate Functions
Contact NameRichard Shorrock

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group are working exclusively with Cardiff Council on a project to recruit several Contact Tracers for the councils COVID response team.

As a contract tracer you will work from home for the duration of the contract and full training will be provided virtually.

Contract Details

Pay Scale – Starting from £15 per hour – Negotiable depending on experience.

Location – Working from home – ICT Equipment to be provided by the council.

Contract Length – 3 month rolling contract highly likely to be until March 2022 with a view to being extended on an ongoing basis.

What will I be doing day to day?

Working as a member of local Community Contact Tracing Team the main responsibilities of the role are to:

§ Review the lists of contacts provided by Regional teams/other sources.

§ Undertake case interviews with individuals who have already been identified as symptomatic and/or confirmed as having Covid -19.

§ Perform an initial public health risk assessment of Covid-19 cases identified for contact tracing in line with the contact tracing and management protocol and further protocols or guidance as indicated.

§ Determine high or low risk contact and allocating calls to contact advisers.

§ Complete electronic dataset that will calculate risk of transmission.

§ Manage complex contacts/calls escalated by contact advisers.

§ Advise individuals on next steps.

§ Support, reassure and document conversations on E system

§ Escalate challenging or complex cases or incidents and outbreaks to the team lead

We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate great customer service skills with sound computer literacy. All the rest, the council can train you on! If you are interested, then click apply!

If you are interestedin the role or would like to know more, please make an application today and then contact Richard at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.