Career Level Managerial
Experience 2 Years
Email [email protected]
The Field Care Supervisor would be required
To carry out Risk Assessments, provide support to Care Workers in the field (as well as cover any care calls in the event of emergencies), and attend Service User reviews, including reviewing and updating of needs assessment, care/support plan and risk assessment document.
To be part of the team’s on-call services by working week on / week off on the on-call Rota.
· Carry out Spot Checks, Supervisions, and Appraisals of Care Workers and to liaise with Social Services, Service Users and other professionals and where appropriate, required to attend review meetings.
· To provide an essential link between the Service Users, Social Services and the company to ensure that any issues are addressed promptly and effectively and we achieve required outcomes as agreed with Service Users.
· When on call, in the event of an existing Care Worker being unable to do any calls, for whatever reason, assigning suitable alternative Care Workers for those calls, until such time as the permanent Care Worker is able to return to work.
· To produce service monitoring reports for your Line Manager as part of our Quality Assurance procedures and ensure that supporting paperwork and documentation are organised and available for internal/external inspections.
The successful Field Care Supervisor will have the following skills/attributes:
Good planning and organizational skills
Good Report writer’s
Ideally have a formal care qualification NVQ/QCF Level 3 desirable or working towards it.
Excellent communication skills
Skills in assessment and care planning
Good negotiating skills
The ability to cope with change and the ability to cope with the pressure
This position also prefers the post holder to be a Car User. We offer a competitive salary package to the right candidate based on experience.
As a Field Care Supervisor, you will have an understanding of quality control procedures and also a working knowledge of regulatory frameworks and regulatory body inspection processes and documentation