Field Care Supervisor - Chingford

Prestige Nursing Ltd
London (East)
£9 per hour
14 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
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 our Chingford team. 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. This is on an 'as and when' required basis and in addition you may required to cover the on-call. This job description is not exhaustive and further duties may continually be added over time dependent on the needs of the business. This job was originally posted as

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