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Care Co-ordinator

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  • Southend on Sea, Essex, England
  • Permanent,
  • Team leaders,
  • TW263CC
  • 26/03/2024
Job description

Salary: £26,000

Location: Westcliff On Sea, Essex

 

gap healthcare is supporting their client who is recruiting for a Care Co-ordinator to join their team. Our client provides residential care for adults with Learning Disabilities across 5 locations (which are in close proximity of eachother) totalling to 32 beds with room for growth. 

 

The role is contracted to 40 hours a week, which will include working office-based hours, active support and shift leading. You will be required to work across the services and share the on call responsibilities. 

 

As a Care Co-ordinator you will be overseeing/maintaining the care of the service users with the homes. In absence of the manager, you will take responsibility for the day to day running of the homes and ensure that all company policies and procedures are adhered to.

 

Duties will include but not limited to:

Ensure efficient operation of the homes and create a conducive atmosphere for the service users well-being

Monitor service user's health and coordinate professional visits when necessary 

Administer medication and maintain accurate records

Conduct audits of care plans, health & safety procedures and finances

Supervise visits and liaise with healthcare professionals

Monitor and record working hours and sickness 

Assist with staff supervisions, appraisals and shift cover for the homes

Ensure compliance with health & safety regulations and emergency procedures

 

Requirements:

Previous team leader/management experience

NVQ Level 3 or 4 and willing to work towards a Level 5

Flexible and good communication skills

 

Please apply today or call gap healthcare Southend and speak to Taylor

 

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