Local Outbreak Responder

  • Job Reference: 00027295-1
  • Date Posted: 14 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Worcester, Worcestershire
  • Salary: £11.00 to £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Government & Defence, Healthcare & Medical, HSE, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary

Job Description

We have had a fantastic opportunity come up for a Local outbreak Responder working with Worcestershire Council. The role is to identify and understand the key risks of transmission of COVID-19 when discussing a situation.


* To support all settings including those high risk in reducing the transmission of COVID-19

* To work closely with partners such as PHE in reducing the impact of a COVID-19 outbreak

* To reduce the impact of COVID-19 on business and vulnerable people

* To support and reduce the spread of community COVID-19 cases

* To manage and complete daily tasks and actions required alongside the rest of the LORT

* To be competent and confident in receiving and making calls with a range of professionals and members of the public

* To discuss and complete relevant checklists with high risk retting. To be able to identify and describe the high-risk factors reported in a checklist

* To highlight to the team leader when issues require their attention

* Refer queries or situations to external organisations when relevant

* To give advice regarding COVID-19 which is in line with current guidance

* To contact trace individuals who are either positive cases or have had direct contact with positive cases of COVID-19

Location: County Hall, Worcester, WR5 2NP

Hourly Rate: Up to £12

If this role is of interest, please contact Jake Singh today at Belmont Recruitment or Apply Now