Are you an experienced, switched on, enthusiastic, reliable individual with a ‘can do’ attitude, and a passion for learning more? If so, then our client is looking for you to take part in their fantastic opportunity for someone like you to join their team as a Home Care Co-ordinator at their location in Ayrshire.

The company is a family owned business providing a wide range of services that help individuals maintain their independence in the comfort of their own home.

Duties will include:

  • Using StaffPlan Roster to schedule and co-ordinate Customer Requirements and match and assign Care and Support Workers to meet the customer’s needs, using the same Care and Support Worker to provide continuity
  • When using  administrative systems, ensure factual, accurate information is held and that all computerised and manual records are up to date
  • Ensure that holiday, sickness and emergency care calls are assigned appropriately to ensure the customer receives the level of care expected
  • To process all new business referrals, scheduling Customer Visits for the Registered Manager/Field Care Supervisor
  • To undertake on-call activities if and when required (we have a dedicated on call team so this would only be in exceptional circumstances)
  • Communicate effectively to inform of changes to care needs/schedules
  • To actively participate in the growth and development of the Company Office through maximising every sales and marketing opportunity
  • To follow local, national and contractual regulation including the reporting of safeguarding and complaints
  • To build good working relationships with Local Authorities, Agencies and Peer Groups to support the development of the Company Office
  • To communicate on a regular basis with your peer group
  • Be involved with and attend meetings

Essential Skills required

  • Have an awareness of how to use Rostering Systems within the Health and Social Care Sector
  • Understanding of the Scheduling Process within the Health and Social Care Sector
  • Ability to match Customer Requirements with the appropriate Care and Support Worker
  • Office Administration Experience: typing, letter writing and filing
  • Working knowledge of quality control procedures within the Health and Social Care Sector
  • Good people skills with the ability to provide an exceptional level of service
  • The ability to negotiate effectively
  • Have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent standard of IT skills such as Database Management

Further information and requirements

  • All roles are subject to proof of eligibility to work in the UK
  • This role is subject to PVG Scheme for Adults membership
  • The successful candidate must be able to work 1 weekend in 4
  • Applicants must ideally have their own transport
  • 2 acceptable references will be required

The company is an equal opportunities employer

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