Care Coordinator/Manager

Health & Social Care Jobs
£26000 - £32000/annum DOE
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an ambitious Care Coordinator/Manager who would love to join a multi award winning care provider who value their staff? Do you live close to Slough in Berkshire and have a good knowledge of the local area?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing Home Care branch and really make the role your own. With branches across the UK you will be joining a supportive network and an organisation that has an excellent reputation. With bespoke companionship and care home visits for private clients they offer personalised support, with at least a minimum of 1 hour calls.

So, what will the role involve? As Care Coordinator/Manager, you will play a pivotal role in the growth of this Home Care Branch! Your responsibilities will involve:

- Generating new business through marketing and networking
- Meeting with prospective clients to discuss their needs
- Care planning, risk assessments & health & safety
- Recruit, train and supervise care companions
- Ensure good match and introduce companions & befrienders to the customer
- Scheduling companions weekly and monthly rotas
- Complete quality assurance visits and service reviews
- Ensure all legal, regulatory and the organisations standards are met or exceeded
- Liaise and maintain partnerships with local community organisations and services

Care Coordinator/Manager Person Specification:
- Hold at least a QCF Level 3 and working towards QCF Level 5 in Health & Social Care
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to motivate and influence a team
- Have previous experience within a managerial role in domiciliary care
- Excellent CQC knowledge and extensive experience writing care plans and conducting risk assessments
- Have a UK driving license and access to a vehicle

Above all you will have the determination to develop a Homecare branch and play a pivotal role in a bespoke care and companionship service