Care Coordinator

Social Care Jobs Team

We are seeking a full time Care Coordinator in the Hexham area of Northumberland.

We are seeking a full time Care Coordinator in the Hexham area of Northumberland. Holding a full driving licence and having access to a vehicle is essential for this job.

About the employer
This home care provided is a leading independent care organisation, which has been serving local communities across the North East of England for over 20 years. They have a fantastic reputation in their local community and have been rated 5* by in an independent home care review site.

Hours, Salary & Benefits
  • £20.000 per annum.
  • 40 Hours per week over 5 days.
  • Shifts will be allocated between the hours of 7am - 7pm over 7 days.
  • Permanent Contract.
  • Company Pension.
  • Company mobile phone.
  
Duties of a Care Coordinator
  • A Care Coordinator plays a vital role in effectively resource planning, and coordinating their home care support workers’ schedules, ensuring that every service user visit is completed.
  • You will be responsible for planning the weekly schedules for Home care Support Workers.
  • You will be dealing with a diverse range of characters and personalities you will ensure the company delivers high quality care in the community which is both timely and reliable.
  • Handling enquiries from a variety of external partners including Nurses;  Doctors; Guardians;  Hospitals and Family Members.

Essential Requirements
  • Be highly organised and reliable
  • Be methodical and an effective problem solver
  • Work well and effective under pressure
  • Enjoy a busy office environment and be able to work to strict deadlines
  • Should be comfortable using Microsoft Office packages (People Planner experience desirable but not essential)
  • You should possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • You will be organised, have great customer service skills, and a solution-oriented, positive attitude.
  
How to apply
If you are interested in this job, please click on “Apply” and upload you CV. We will process your application and forward it onto the employer. They will carry out a further review and contact you by phone or email to discuss the next step.