Area Care Supervisor - Domiciliary Care

Maxim Recruitment Solutions
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

The successful applicant will be responsible for the ongoing field supervision of domiciliary healthcare support workers and will ensure the service user requirements are met whilst maintaining compliance of care standards in accordance with Local Authority policies and procedures.

You will be required to provide day-to-day support to the Operational Network, assisting with the assessment, set up and review of health and social care packages, and you will be required to ensure that a skilled workforce is in place and they are able to deliver safe quality care to all clients.

As the Field Care Supervisor your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring that the client receives the appropriate care package and that continuity of care is a priority.

  • Providing telephone support to clients and care staff and where necessary

  • To assist the Branch Manager in auditing the standard of service delivery to clients by:

    • Conducting spot checks and supervisions

    • Client satisfaction questionnaires

    • Attending review meetings with client / family / local authority / health personnel as required

    • Creating and updating client care plans in accordance with policies and procedures

    • Any other administrative procedures required by the Branch / Line Manager

      • Assist the Branch with Care Workers interviews & compliance

  • Assist with Risk Management training to all existing Care Workers

  • Complete the Risk Assessments and care plans of all domiciliary packages

  • Checking and supervising Care Workers competence at delivery of medication to clients and practical application of Manual Handling techniques.

    The Area Care Supervisor will work 70% field based (risk assessments and quality reviews) with 30% in the office on administration. This position will be a 40 hours working and you need with some weekend availability.

Please note however their is NO ON-CALL required for this role.

If this role is of interest to you please apply and one of our Consultants will endeavour to contact you to go through this position and any other potential vacancies that may be suitable, based on your skills, ability and industry experience. Maxim is acting as an Employment Agency in regard to this vacancy.