Field Support Supervisor in Wigan at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Wigan
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/4/2018

Job Description

Job Family: Supervisors

Location: WIGAN, Manchester

Pay Rate (£): £19,000 p/a

Vacancy Reference: 017209

 

*Full Time Field Support Supervisor in Care*

Location: Wigan

Pay: £19,000 p/a

Role Overview:

You will have overall responsibility for assessing new people that we support and the development, maintenance and implementation of individuals’ support plans.

Ensuring all documentation is up to date, including, observations and MAR charts, in accordance with the company’s Administration of Medication Policy; including staff medication competencies and regular audits of Medication records

Arranging, planning and conducting the supervisions and appraisals of support workers as and when required.

Ensuring all policies and procedures applicable to the service and the company are followed and understood in order to comply with regulations and good practice.

As a Field Support Supervisor, 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.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of NVQ level 2/ 3 or equivalent qualification in Health & Social Care.
  • Willing to work towards Level 5 Management In Care Qualification.
  • Proven employment experience (at Team Leader / Deputy Level)
  • Ability to communicate at all levels - with proficiency in working with third party professionals and families involved with an individuals care.
  • Passion and drive to excel and exceed - a commitment to continual progression and personal development.
  • Full Driving Licence / use of Vehicle

Key Responsibilities

You will have overall responsibility for assessing new people that we support, and the development, maintenance and implementation of individuals’ support plans, encouraging the people we support to take an active role in all aspects of daily living

Ensuring that all people we support have up to date documentation, observations and MAR charts, in accordance with the company’s Administration of Medication Policy; including staff medication competencies and regular audits of Medication records

Arranging, planning and conducting the supervisions and appraisals of support workers as and when required.

Attending, participating and contributing to various meetings for the people that we support and your team.

Undertaking all training (including statutory) relevant to the needs of the service and the people you support and according to relevant legislation, in order to professionally develop and gain skills beneficial to the individuals.

Ensuring all policies and procedures applicable to the service and the company are followed and understood in order to comply with regulations and good practice.

To provide a service and deliver care from time to time when emergencies, or short term requirements present such a need. This may be in the absence of any other member of staff.

Benefits:

We offer a great range of benefits which include:-
1. Paid DBS & Holidays **

  1. Salary scale /progression if you want it
  2. Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  3. Cycle to work scheme
  4. Retail rewards & savings
  5. Long service awards
  6. Childcare vouchers
  7. Refer a friend from £250 - £750 (T&C’s Apply)

**Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary

 

 

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