Local Outbreak Responder- Sec / Admin

13 Jan 2021
10 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Working on behalf of a Local Authority, Aatom Recruitment has an excellent opportunity for a Local Outbreak Responder on a 3 months contract with a possibility of an extension.

Main purpose of post

To be part of a duty team delivering a high standard of first point of contact services to people needing support from the LORT

To identify and understand the key risks of transmission of COVID-19 when discussing a situation

To be able to accurately record information and highlight when action needs to be taken

To give advice which corresponds with national and local guidance regarding COVID-19

To represent the LORT and WCC and always provide excellent communication in a timely fashion


To maintain personal and professional development to meet the changing demands of the job, participate in appropriate training activities and encourage and support staff in their development and training.

To undertake other such duties, training and/or hours of work as may be reasonably required, and which are consistent with the general level of responsibility of this job.

To undertake health and safety duties commensurate with the job and/or as detailed in the Directorate's Health and Safety Policy.

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

Produce daily information reports to partners, including ASC, WCF, and the wider LORT team handover report

To input an accurate record of information and upload reports and emails on to the NIMROD reporting system

To update actions and emails on to the NIMROD reporting system


Relevant qualifications.

5 Gcse grade A-C.

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To get more information about this role and how to apply please contact Mia (phone number removed)