Care Coordinator

Recruiter
Call-In Homecare Ltd
Location
Haddington
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 May 2022
Closes
16 May 2022
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
*EXCITING OPPORTUNITY - APPLY TODAY!*

*Are you an experienced Carer/Care Coordinator in East Lothian/Midlothian?* *Do you want to progress your career in the Care industry?*

*About us*

Call-In Homecare was established in Edinburgh in 1991, and has since become one of the largest and most successful Care at Home providers in Edinburgh, East Lothian, Midlothian, West Lothian & Dundee.

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Homecare Coordinator for our East Lothian & Midlothian service. The successful applicant will have a track record in delivering high quality care at home services, be an excellent communicator with a focus on creating positive outcomes of colleagues, staff and service users.

Ideally, the candidate will have a good geographical knowledge of East Lothian & Midlothian, experience with electronic rostering systems (People Planner) and the effective scheduling of service users' care plans and Homecarers' working rotas.

Please note there is an on-call requirement for this post, which attracts additional payments to your basic salary.

This is an ideal opportunity to become part of a progressive, supportive and quality oriented organisation and to take an active role in shaping the services Call-In Homecare Ltd. provides to its clients.

*RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES*

• Liaison with local authority referrals team to match new packages of care

• Set up of service users' package of care on the company's rostering system (People Planner)

• Scheduling of service users' care visits

• Scheduling of Homecarers' working schedules

• Communicating with frontline staff in relation to service delivery

• Taking part in the branch office's out of hours on-call

• Communicating and reporting effectively with/to the Service Manager and colleagues

*THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE*

• Highly motivated, ambitious and passionate about providing high quality care services

• Previous experience as a Care Coordinator in a Health & Social Care setting is preferred but not essential

• Proven ability to manage and maintain a dynamic & excellent quality care service

• Excellent people management and communication skills

• Exceptional leadership and team working skills

• A valid driving license and own transport

• Good geographical knowledge of East Lothian & Midlothian

• SVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or willing to work towards it

*WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU*

• Permanent, Full-Time Contract

• Highly competitive salary + On-call wage

• Weekly pay

• Company pension scheme and other benefits

• Paid annual leave (28 days)

• Regular working hours

• Opportunities for personal and professional growth and development

• A supportive and welcoming working environment

To apply, please send us a copy of your CV and Cover Letter after clicking 'Apply'.

If you have any questions, please call us on and ask to speak to Beatriz.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:
* Company pension
* Referral programme
Schedule:
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability

Experience:
* Care: 2 years (preferred)

Licence/Certification:
* Driving Licence (preferred)
* SVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (preferred)