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Care Coordinator - (Part-time / Permanent)

Job reference: 1469704 
Date notified: 16/10/2020 
Job location: Strabane 
Salary: See other information. 
Hours: 25 
Worktime: Days and times to be confirmed. 
Closing date: 29/10/2020 
Employer: Strabane and District Caring Service 
Business: Community Service 
Address: 32-36 Bridge Street 
  Strabane 
Postcode: BT82 9AE 
Telephone: 028 71884986 
Email: hr@strabanedistrictcaring.com 
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Job Duties:

The role of Care Coordinator will be to schedule and co-ordinate our carer's weekly rotas using an electronic rostering system.
You will be in the hub of all activity, ensuring effective communication between Management, Health and Social Care professionals, Carers and Service Users.
Assist in day-to-day coordination of care hours including arranging emergency cover.
Liaise with Health and Social Care professionals on matters relating to Care package and service delivery.
Ensure holiday, sickness and emergency care calls are assigned appropriately and efficiently.
Arrange and conduct Risk Assessments and Home Care Assessments of service users to identify needs.
Carry out regular monitoring of service provision.
Cover calls in emergency situations.
Have on-call phone on planned schedule.
Assist with recruitment, selection, induction, training and supervision of staff.
Maintain accurate records and provide written reports on complaints, accidents and incidents.

Qualifications / Experience:

Experience working on database systems and knowledge of Microsoft Office.
A minimum of 1 years' experience working in the care sector.
Full driving licence and access to a car or a form of transport for work purposes.
Proven ability to prioritise and work towards deadlines.
Compassion and understanding of the challenges of the care sector.
Minimum NVQ level 2 or equivalent.

Application Method:

Email hr@strabanedistrictcaring.com

Other Information:

Wage will be £18,993 per annum pro rata NICVA pay scale 3 SCP 5

Equality Statement: We are am equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
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