Care / Clinical Auditor

Four Seasons Health Care Ltd
Stockton-On-Tees, UK
20 May 2019
27 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Four Seasons Health Care are looking for a Care Auditor to join the internal Assurance team. The post holder will mainly be based at our North East head office but will potentially also cover across Scotland and the North of England.

The successful candidate will deliver an audit service to all homes, assisting in the achievement of excellent care service delivery and compliance with regulatory and internal policy requirements.

Knowledge and skills that are essential to the role of Care/Clinical Auditor is a good understanding of care sector standards and best practice, the ability to devise and implement action plans, as well as the ability to conduct audits and inspections.

Also required, is experience of working in a large multi-site business.

The role will entail substantial travel throughout the Group, with the necessity for occasional overnight stays, therefore a Full UK driving licence is required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform and undertake care/clinical audits within care homes in line with approved audit plan.
  • Perform focused audits in relation to areas of clinical/care risk or compliance with clinical/care policies.
  • Undertake detailed reviews of progress made against regulatory or internal action plans.
  • Draw upon professional experience to provide judgement on the current performance and sustainability of a home.
  • Provide detailed findings and recommendations in relation to a home's performance.
  • Draw upon experience and background to provide support and guidance to colleagues working within homes.
  • Perform detailed audits of resident care files, including review of judgements made with regards to individual's care needs.
  • Support the Audit Manager in providing feedback to senior stakeholders within the business.
  • Ensure that audits are properly planned and delivered on time.
  • Prepare professional and well-presented reports summarising audit findings.
  • Support the Head of Assurance and Audit Manager in meeting demands of the business.

Skills / knowledge / experience

  • Previous experience as a clinical or care practitioner.
  • Previous experience in an audit or quality review role.
  • Experience of working in a care home or care environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

The starting salary is £37,000 per annum, a company car and 30 days holiday plus bank holidays.

If you would like to join our team and help to provide an excellent service please click on Apply now.

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