Care Home Administrator - Newmarket

Four Seasons Health Care
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Site or Unit :Kingfisher House Care HomeAddress :St Fabians Close, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0EJContracted Weekly Hours : 40Kingfisher House is an 87 bed care home with dual nursing and residential registration. We also have a specialist dementia unit. The home is based in Newmarket, The 'Home of Horseracing' and is within walking distance from the town centre with a bus stop serving many of the surrounding towns such as Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Ely and Soham. Residents and families are always at the centre of everything we do and are very actively involved in our care planning and delivery. Our spacious refurbished property is set in its own grounds on a quiet cul-de-sac. Inside, we have several lounge areas, and large separate dining rooms. To assist residents and our team members, there's a wide range of equipment, including electrical manual handling equipment, and ultra-modern baths. We also have a resident cat, rabbits in the garden, and several fish tanks.As a Home Administrator you will be responsible for ensuring the administration of the home runs smoothly and effectively; assisting the Care Home Manager in all aspects of the home's administration. As the first point of contact you will help to ensure a positive first impression is created with all visitors to the care home.So as a home administrator what do you need to do to make this happen? Present a professional and caring first contact for all those who visit or telephone the Care Home Manage the financial administration that supports the business of operating a care home. Support the centralised sales, purchase ledger and payroll systems by providing accurate information to meet required deadlines. Play a key role in the safeguarding of all company, public and personal monies. Take an active role in marketing the Care Home, providing initial information and best advice to enquires. Support the Home Manager with administrative and secretarial duties.