Trusted Assessor

Trusted Assessor Role:

Location:                                             Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and/or GCPA Office, 29 Bristol Road, Gloucester, GL2 4NE

Salary:                                                 £48,526 – £54,619 Dependent on experience (pro rata – FTE 37.5 hours per week) plus travel and associated expenses

Fixed Term initially for 12 months:   There are a number of posts available, so full and part time hours will be considered.

We need you! 

During the coronavirus pandemic it became more important than ever that we keep people safe and supported across our communities. To do this, we need your help at this critical time.

As our health and social care models change, we are looking to recruit a Care Provider Trusted Assessor to work within the hospital on behalf of care homes to improve and enhance the discharge pathways from hospital.

As a Care Provider Trusted Assessor, you will play a vital role in supporting the discharge timescale by reviewing the individual and undertaking an assessment on behalf of the care provider, with a view to an appropriate discharge.

You will be responsible for building and maintaining positive relationships with registered managers and hospital teams, providing an independent point of contact for care providers and solution focussed problem solving within the wider health and care system.

You can expect every day to be different and great opportunities to broaden and deepen your insight and experience in the local area.

You will be required to work in locations across the county and will be supported with modern technology which enables flexible working including laptop and mobile phone.

If you would like to play a pivotal role supporting individuals out of hospital, we would like to hear from you!

For an informal conversation about the role please contact Riki Moody, Chief Operations Officer on 01452 767664 or email

Please send an up-to-date CV and covering letter detailing why you would be the person we are looking. Please include the amount of hours per week you are seeking and send all documents to:

Key date: Closing date: 5pm on Friday 3rd February 2023

Trusted Assessor Job Description

Trusted Assessor Person Specification