Care Co-ordinator in Bridgwater, Somerset, UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/13/2021

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Staff - Service

Location: Bridgwater, Somerset

Pay Rate (£): 20,500

Vacancy Reference: 026463

 

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Care Coordinator to join our growing Supported Living branch on a full time permanent basis.

The right candidate will be a self motivated individual, have confidence in their  own initiative and decision making. It is essential the successful candidate is an effective communicator with excellent organisational skills.

The Care Coordinator will work along side our experienced Care Coordinator, therefore full support and training will be given at all times. You both will be responsible for managing and coordinating the growing services and Support Worker team of 60 plus staff members, at our Supported Living services across Somerset and Devon, which provide support to individuals with Learning Disabilities and complex needs.

Essential:

  • Previous experience coordinating a staff team
  • Computer literate including Microsoft Office
  • Excellent administration skills
  • A polite and professional telephone manner
  • The ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Full driving license and access to own transport

Desirable:

  • Experience in a care environment would be beneficial but is not essential for this role.
  • PLEASE NOTE: There is an on call rota that you would be required to be a part of. There will be an element of weekend work on a rota basis.

 

Benefits of a career with Voyage Care:

  • A competitive salary of £20,500 per annum
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend scheme ranging from £250 - £750 depending on the role

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Click Apply today to complete our one page application - all applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

 

COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have a in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times.  All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance.  Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe.

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Driver Required

Gender: No Specific Requirement