Domicilary Care Manager

Recruiter
Blackrock Search
Location
Maidstone, Kent
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care Manager

Our client is registered with the Care Quality Commission to provide care services to adults over the age of 18 in their own homes. They provide short call domiciliary visits, long visit care, overnight care, and Live-In Care services across Maidstone and surrounds.
They provide support to private clients, and those with funding Social Services, through Direct Payments and from Continuing Healthcare Services (CHC).
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Job Purpose
To ensure the care provision is of the highest quality. To maximise all external Health and Social care relationships to assist with the growth of the business.
Job Description
Answering incoming telephone calls, speaking with Service Users, Care Workers and other Health Service professionals
Providing daily support to the Care Co-Ordinator to manage and cover uncovered visits due to staff sickness
Carrying out Risk Assessments when required
Attending care review meetings with Service Users, their families and Social Workers
Booking District Nurses and GPs to visit with Service Users at home
Assisting with medication management and alterations in MAR charts
Assisting with the Recruitment and Induction of new staff
Carrying out Spot Checks
Working in a rota system to manage the out of hours On Call service
Providing care as required by the needs of the business
This list is not exhaustive.
Experience and Qualifications
Excellent telephone manner and good command of English, both spoken and written
Previous experience working in the Social Care or Social Work sector is essential