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Care Coordinator

Job Title: Care Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-07-18 00:00:00
Reference: 608100681
Contact Name: David Lewis
Contact Email: birminghamjobs@networkhsc.co.uk
Job Published: July 18, 2019 10:30

Job Description

Network Healthcare are about to launch a brand new Home Care Service across the South Birmingham area. For over 15 years Network Healthcare have delivered a fantastic service across numerous UK destinations & it is now time to bring this person centred approach to the West Midlands!

In order to provide the best service possible we are in need of an experience Care Coordinator to join our team. The role of a Care Coordinator is very varied meaning each day will be different, you can expect to be completing duties such as:

- Supporting service users & care staff by coordinating their visits.
- Working closely with the care manager to ensure that there is enough cover to deliver all visits.
- Ensuring suitable care staff with the correct skills are matched to service users.
- Managing rotas.
- Carrying out risk assessments & care plans with clients and keeping these updated.
- Managing the on-call service on a rota basis.
- Being available to cover visits in the event of sickness /absence.
- Induction of all new care staff.

Working as a Care Coordinator is a challenging but rewarding role so the skills and experience below are essential when applying for the role:

- Experience within a coordinating role within Domiciliary Care.
- Excellent organisational skills.
- Able to complete and maintain clear & detailed records such as care plans & risk assessments.
- Being able to drive is essential.
- Strong communication skills.
- NVQ 3 in Health & Social Care is preferred.

If you match the above criteria and are interested in this role we would love to hear from you, please respond with a copy of your CV.