We are looking for a passionate, committed, and caring individual to join our Field Care team!
If you have relevant experience, or in a senior care role and are looking for the next step in your career, we want to hear from you today! This position would be based in our Cardiff office, with the role requiring support in the community across our Newport Services.
As a Field Care Supervisor, you will supervise and support the development and performance of our Care Workers out in the field to ensure they are delivering the best quality care for our service users, to the highest standards and duties will include the following:
Maintaining contact with existing service users, monitoring and reporting on a daily/weekly basis
Providing support to Care Coordinators regarding continuity of care, taking into account locations, skills required and service user preferences.
Taking responsibility for new referrals from private clients and social services teams, ensuring full information is received and appropriate care planning is undertaken.
Ensuring that service user risk assessments are carried out in a timely manner, thereby eliminating, or mitigating against risks to both Service User and Care Worker
Providing practical support of care for Service Users with more complex care needs, including creation and updating of care plans
Providing both on and off the job support and supervision for Care Workers, providing guidance, training, shadowing, continuous spot checks, and performance appraisals
Taking part in the out of hours and on-call rota
What we offer:
A basic salary of £18,500 per year
Health cash back scheme and access to an Employee Assistance programme and much more!
25 days holiday plus bank holidays (and if you stay with us for two years that will rise to 27 days) plus if you value your leave, we will give you the opportunity to buy up to 5 more holidays. Also have your birthday off on us!
Opportunity to join our 3% interest Christmas savings scheme.
NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Health & Social Care
Background in Care work and a good understanding of the social care sector.
Computer literacy, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, e-mail
Excellent understanding of English language both written and spoken.