Experience Care Supervisor required in Brighton

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ID: 427 Published: 4th March 2017 4:52 pm

 Brighton, East Sussex

Thank you for taking the time to look at our vacancy. We are seeking an experienced Field Care Supervisor to join us at our office based in Hove. Great working conditions supporting a friendly professional team in delivering care you can be proud of.

Our Supervisors are responsible for assessing Customers, writing Care Plans and most importantly supporting our fabulous Care Assistants to be the best out there. You would have your own area to manage along with a sensible, organised work load to help you develop and support your team. The majority of our Customers are private individuals and are looking forward to meeting you.

Pay is £18k to £22k, with a good opportunity for Career Progression, lots of Training available, Paid Mileage, Parking Permit, Uniforms etc

Below is a little of what is required but please do contact us for a full job description, we would love to hear from you and only too happy to have a chat. Call Julie on 01273 208192

Essential criteria –

Personal attributes:
•Caring and compassionate towards people in need of care and support and those providing these services
•Respect for people suffering from a range of medical conditions with different backgrounds and beliefs to your own. Commitment to anti-discriminatory care practice
•Commitment to respecting the rights of customers at all times and to promoting their privacy, dignity and independence
•Self-motivated and keen to learn. Willing to seek guidance when needed and follow instructions
•Excellent time keeper and reliable
•Professional, smart appearance

Knowledge and understanding:
•Good understanding of the needs of people who require care and support at home and the principles of good care practice
•Knowledge of effective care and support planning that is centred on the individual needs and wishes of each customer
•Relevant social care qualification, or willing to work towards gaining this qualification
•Understanding of what confidentiality means in relation to homecare services and why this is important
•Good understanding of health and safety matters in relation to homecare services and of safeguarding people at risk of harm

Experience and Skills:
•Experience of communicating clearly and building positive working relationships with people who use social care services and social and health care professionals
•Ability to support customers with all aspects of their daily living in a manner that respects their dignity, is non- judgemental and promotes their independence, choices and privacy
•Experience of care services
•Able to write clear risk assessments, care and support plans and other records
•Ability to plan and organise workloads effectively so that customers receive the services that they expect
•Ability to use own initiative and work alone or as part of a team especially in an emergency
•Good administrative skills and computer literacy
•Ability to lead and manage a team of care assistants and provide appropriate support, guidance and training
•Ability and willingness to follow Bluebird Care’s policies, procedures and instructions

Additional requirements:
•Willingness to work flexibly and to keep knowledge and skills up to date
•You will need to obtain a satisfactory criminal records check and evidence that your name is not listed as barred from working with vulnerable people
•Your own car and full drivers licence with no more than 6 points, Class 1 business insurance and a current MOT (if using own car for business purposes)

If you think this position is suitable for you then please call Juile on 01273208192

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