Field Care Supervisor - Exeter

Recruiter
Prestige Nursing Ltd
Location
Exeter
Salary
£9.00 - £10.50 per hour
Posted
16 Jul 2017
Expires
23 Jul 2017
Prestige Nursing Care is one of the largest care agencies in the UK. We have over 40 branches nationwide that are a mixture between company owned and franchise branches. An exciting opportunity has now arisen to join the Exeter branch. Working under the direction of the Homecare Co-ordinator and Branch Manager, implement systems to ensure that a domiciliary care service is delivered meeting and exceeding legislative standards, and in accordance with company equal opportunities and health & safety policy. This involves the following major responsibilities To undertake domiciliary care risk and manual handling assessments on new clients/service users To maintain an effective system in consultation with the Homecare Co-ordinator and Branch Manager for quality assurance management. To assist the Homecare Co-ordinator and Branch Manager with the delivery of a care worker development and training programme To assist the Homecare Co-ordinator and Branch Manager within a recruitment programme To participate in an on-call roster To meet weekly compliance targets agreed with the Homecare Co-ordinator and Branch Manager The Field Care Supervisor should have the following key characteristics Experience of supervising/ managing others Articulate with the ability to put across ideas succinctly and clearly (good communication skills) Excellent assessment skills Ability to work on own initiative - self starter, able to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively. Good team player Attention to detail Willingness to embrace change Education Essential - NVQ2 Care or above Moving and Handling Certificate Good basic education. Desirable - Risk Assessment qualification D32 D33 NVQ Assessor The Field Care Supervisor will have some previous experience or knowledge of the healthcare market. The successful candidate will be flexible and hold a full UK Driving Licence. This position is on an 'as and when' required basis. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75012416