Care Coordinator in Christchurch at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 5/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Staff - Service

Location: Christchurch, Dorset

Pay Rate (£): £18,000

Vacancy Reference: 018738

 

Voyage Care are currently recruiting a Care Coordinator to join us at our regional office based in Christchurch. The Care Coordinator will be responsible for managing and coordinating the Support Worker team at our new 18 flat Supported Living Scheme. The scheme, based in New Milton, provides support to individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder and associated Complex Behaviours.

The Care Coordinator is the first point of contact for day to day operational requirements of the care team, ensuring that the people we support receive the provision of care that has been commissioned to them.

Benefits of a career with Voyage Care:

  • A competitive salary of £18000
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Refer a friend scheme ranging from £250 - £750 depending on the role
  • In house management training as well as the option to undertake a series of professionally recognised qualifications.

 

Care Coordinator Role Requirements:

Essential:

  • 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
  • Prior experience of managing/coordinating a staff team
  • Previous experience of maintaining compliance documentation
  • Experience working on CM2000 and/or Cold Harbour. Full training will be provided if you don’t have experience with this.

IMPORTANT

  • The role is predominantly office based. Please note that it will involve shift work. Shifts are 7.5 hour blocks worked between the hours of 07.00-18.00 Monday to Friday
  • There will be an element of weekend work on a rota basis (you will have 2 days off during the week in lieu of any weekend work undertaken)
  • There is an on call rota that you would be required to be a part of

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Driver with own vehicle

Gender: No Specfic Requirement