Care Coordinator

Health & Social Care Jobs
Huddersfield, Kirklees
£16000 - £19000/annum DOE
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an ambitious Care Coordinator who would love to join a multi award winning care provider that value their staff? Do you live close to Huddersfield, West Yorkshire and have a good knowledge of the local area?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly-rated Home Care branch who provide fantastic quality care. Providing companionship and care home visits for private clients, they offer personalised support, with a minimum of 1 hour calls.

As Care Coordinator, your responsibilities will involve:
- Scheduling companions weekly and monthly rotas, covering sickness and holiday
- Accepting, allocating and processing referrals for new work
- Accepting and processing changes and amendments to existing care packages
- Working with other members of the team to ensure high quality service provision
- Talking to the customers on a regular basis about their care
- Keeping computer and paper files up to date with changing information
- Take part in the on-call rota on a rotational basis

Person Specification of a Care Coordinator:
- Previous experience within a Home Care Setting is essential
- Experience in a similar role will be very desirable
- Ideally qualified to NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care Jobs or willing to work towards this
- Full driving licence and access to your own transport
- Excellent IT skills

What are the benefits?
- Excellent career opportunities and full support and training
- Attractive salary up to £20k per annum
- Supportive and friendly team atmosphere

If you are excited by this opportunity and would love to join a dedicated, friendly team, who are very proud of where they work, please click on ‘Apply