Care Coordinator

Recruiter
Peritus Healthcare Ltd
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£18000 - £18500/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care Coordinator
Sheffield
£19,000 to £21,000 per annum

Peritus Healthcare are pleased to consider applications for the position of Care Coordinator in Sheffield.

Our client offers quality home care services supporting the elderly to achieve a better quality of life, enabling them to remain safe in their own homes.

As a Care Coordinator you will assist the Manager in managing the delivery of care services within their assigned area, in a competent and professional manner.

You will respond to customer’s requests for changes and report concerns to a senior member of the management team.

This role requires participation in the on-call rota to ensure that there is always support available for both customers and care workers.

Duties
·Supporting the day-to-day running of the branch and ensuring compliance with all requirements of CQC via rostering, recording and reporting.
·Preparing staff rosters to ensure proper continuity in the delivery of care.
·Ensuring these rosters, and all changes, are properly communicated to customers and care workers.
·Implementing changes to care packages both long term and short term.
·Taking an active part in on call and emergency care responsibilities as required.
·Work with the care team and other health and social care professionals to deliver high quality home care services and to make improvements where necessary.

Skills and Experience
• Experience in Domiciliary care setting as a Care Coordinator
• Dedication and commitment
• Effective team player
• Good communication skills and time management
• Sound understanding of good care principles
• Ability to cope under pressure
• Full driving licence

If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days then unfortunately your application is unsuccessful