Field Care Supervisor
We are searching for an experienced an experienced Field Care Supervisor or Senior home carer to come and join our Quality Assurance Team. Reporting to the Care Manager, and working alongside the rest of our team, our Field Care Supervisor will work with clients and their families to ensure care plans are up to date and effective. They will supervise and manage home care assistants to ensure they deliver care out in field in line with the company’s high standards, regulatory requirements and industry best practice. This is a key role for our agency and typical responsibilities will include: Review and update clients care packages to ensure care plans Complete quality assurance audits such as spot checks, competency checks, activity log and medication audits and Supervisions with HCA’s to ensure quality standards are being met in field Assist with induction training to new starters Assist with the delivery of refresher training to existing staff in a professional and engaged manner Cover care visits when required To participate in On-call duties as part of a rota Take a multi-disciplinary approach (when required) when reviewing and managing client queries or changes in their care Key skills to do this role: Strong experience working within Domiciliary Care in a senior role i.e. senior carer or Field Care Supervisor Deep understanding of Health and Social Care regulation and best practice – ideally NVQ level 3 (or working towards) in Health and Social Care Ability to work effectively under pressure Strong verbal and written communication Strong planning, organisation and prioritising skills Have a methodical and thorough approach to work Strong team working skills as well as the ability to work independently Good attention to detail Managing own time to deliver work to standards required Strong IT skills – MS Office, CareFree, Smart phone technology , using tablet technology Willingness to learn and continually develop skills and knowledge Benefits: Competitive Salary. Mileage paid at 40p per mile. Refer a friend scheme of £150. Sick pay and Holiday pay and pension Company mobile phone Company Uniform Support towards Diplomas in Health & Social Care qualifications for those looking to develop a successful career in care A rewarding job role that can fit in with your other life commitments Full new starter induction and on the job shadowing Discounted rate for products at Nash Chemists Support from out of hours team Company social events Salary £20K to £22K Mon-Friday 8am-4pm (Some flexibility may be required as and when necessary) This is a really exciting role to work alongside a friendly team and a growing company that put delivering quality care at the heart of everything we do. Nash Homecare is renowned for their excellent standards of care and is run by a great team who have over 40 years of experience in the care industry -we know how to ensure both our staff and clients are well looked after.