Care Coordinator

2018-06-01 Care Homes Job Title: Care Coordinator

Job Setting: Agency Office

Job Role: Care Coordinator / Administrator

Date Posted: 02 May 2018

Job Location: Huddersfield , West Yorkshire

Salary: £17,000 to £19,000 per annum

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: MR JM BLACKER

Job Reference: homecare.co.uk

Description

The Care Collection is recruiting a full-time Care Coordinator to join its ambitious and dynamic office team based in Edgerton, Huddersfield.

The Care Collection provides bespoke, high-quality home care to individuals of all ages in Kirklees and Calderdale. We provide the full range of home care services including companionship, domestic support and personal care through to more complex care packages. We are an exciting and fast-growing company aiming to revolutionise the "social care crisis" and are proud of our leading score of 9.9/10 on independent review website homecare.co.uk.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has previous experience in a coordinator or scheduler based role
  • Is well organised and methodical in their approach with impeccable attention to detail
  • Has the ability to effectively supervise a dispersed workforce.
  • Is enthusiastic, energetic and motivated
  • Possesses excellent IT (experience of using the People Planner software is a bonus)
  • Is a “people-person” and great communicator who can build strong relationships whilst maintaining an empathetic and understanding approach towards our Clients and Carers
  • Is committed to ensuring our Clients have the best support from a Carer they trust to ensure we retain our reputation as the leading home care provider in the local community

Your responsibilities:

  • Scheduling care visits on a weekly and daily basis, including ensuring that holiday and sickness cover is arranged.
  • Responding to short-term changes by amending the schedule where necessary to ensure all visits are covered.
  • Organising, supervising and maintaining staffing schedules.
  • Successfully matching clients and carers based on personalities, hobbies and interests.
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with both clients and carers through regular contact.
  • Delivering care to our clients as and when required.
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