Field Care Manager in Ashford at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 8/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Ashford
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/9/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Supervisors

Location: Ashford, Kent

Pay Rate (£): £20,475 per annum

Vacancy Reference: 020289

 

Field Care Manager – Full time permanent position

On call duties required

You must be a driver with your own vehicle, mileage is covered.

Salary £20,475 per annum + benefits

Due to the success of Kent DCA, we now have a new opportunity for a talented Field Support Manager to join our team.  The Kent DCA office is based in Ashford and reporting to the DCA Manager, you will be supporting services and supervising staff in the Maidstone, Hythe, Folkestone and Dover areas.

About Voyage Care

Voyage Care is a sector leading provider, with over 30 years’ experience of specialist care and support. We support over 3,500 people with learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries and other complex needs across the UK.

Role Overview:

You will be responsible for creating and maintaining person centred support plans, and ensuring high quality support is being provided to each of the people that we support. Carrying out other duties designated from your Manager which include delegation of duties to support workers, you will also promote good practice at all times and act as an effective and positive role model. As a Field Care Manager, you may be required to work alone with the people you support or as part of a team, and may be required to provide support in any location appropriate to meet the needs of the service. 

You will also be required to manage local tenders and mini-bids as they arise with support from the contracts team, including preparing and reviewing the commercial aspects of proposals for customers in conjunction with finance and oversee the setup of all new packages of care from the point of referral.

The ideal person will have at least 3 years’ experience working with those who have learning disabilities, this must be at a supervisory level and a minimum of a NVQ 3 level qualification OR willing to completion further qualifications as required.

Great communication and people skills is a must for this position in addition to excellent time management.

 

 

Benefits: 

At Voyage Care we offer a comprehensive and competitive reward package, designed to help our staff make more of their money and achieve a happy work-life balance. Including:

  • Reward and retail discounts
  • Life assurance
  • Health and fitness discounts
  • Tailor-made training programmes
  • Refer a friend bonus up to £750* 
  • And many more.

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

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