Coordinator / Administrator within the Care Industry

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P8651
  • Date Posted: 11 May 2022
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary: £21,500 to £22,500
  • Bonus/Benefits: (depending on experience)
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Social Care Jobs. Senior Care Officer Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Birmingham, West Midlands Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Senior Care Officer who has excellent administration, organisational, staff management and coordination skills with experience working at a senior level within the care industry is required for a well-established company based in Birmingham, West Midlands.

 

SALARY: £21,500 - £22,500 per annum (depending on experience)

LOCATION: Birmingham, West Midlands

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm and weekends on call on a rota’d basis (days off will be during the week when working weekends)

 

PLEASE NOTE: Having a Driving Licence and access to your own vehicle is essential

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Senior Care Officer who has excellent administration, organisational, staff management and coordination skills with experience working at a senior level within the care industry.

Working as a Senior Care Officer you will be responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day operations, including managing staff teams and ensuring that the quality of the services provided meets national care standards.

As a Senior Care Officer you will be responsible for meeting national minimum standards of care issued by the Care Quality Commission. You will spend considerable office time completing paperwork but will also visit carers and Service Users in their own homes when required.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties as a Senior Care Officer will include, but not limited to:

  • Ensure the delivery of quality, person-centred care
  • Contribute to initial assessments, care planning, reviews, risk assessments and ensuring these are reviewed and updated when required
  • Liaise with local authorities as well as health and other professionals working with service users
  • Assess new referrals and carry out inductions
  • Use a rostering system to ensure staffing on each package of care, completing rotas, recruit, train and supervise staff
  • Maintain quality standards and ensure health and safety compliance
  • Liaise with and maintain partnerships with other local community organisations
  • Ensure any regulatory activity, such as personal care and administering medicines, is delivered within regulations, carrying out observations and spot checks on staff within the Service Users’ homes
  • Provide information, advice and support to Service Users and their family members
  • Safeguard and promote the welfare of the Service Users and staff
  • Provide hands on care when required
  • Participate in holding the out of hours emergency phone on a rota basis
  • Carry out investigations - working closely with the registered care manager ensure the quality of care provided is consistent with current legislation

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Experienced to a senior level within the care industry
  • Computer literate; able to learn to use the systems that are in place
  • Having a driving licence and access to own vehicle is essential as you may need to travel during the working day when you have responsibility for more than one service users or to attend meetings

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P8651

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