Locality Manager – Community Care

£20000 - £23000 per annum 
Job Type:
Milton Keynes 
Social Care 
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We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Care Coordinator/ Care Manager or Field Care Supervisor to join an expanding team as a Locality Manager based in Milton Keynes. The role is working for a busy care giving team and offers support and development opportunities along with an excellent benefits package.

The position
The role of Locality Manager is to help coordinate and manage the successful and growing services for carers and people needing care in the surrounding areas. You will be experienced in social care and confident in supervising staff and dealing with clients. You will manage a team of Care Support Workers and carry out client assessments, reviews and roster visits for your geographical area. Every day will be different; from ensuring that a carer’s respite break is delivered on time, to mentoring a new worker, to working with your manager to grow the business, to networking locally. Your job will be diverse, challenging and very rewarding.

There are many duties involved in the role of a Locality Manager including:

  • Line management of operational staff, including Care Support Workers and other staff as appropriate (e.g. Team Leaders, Senior Care Practitioners).
  • Recruitment and selection (alongside Area Manager)
  • Training and induction (in conjunction with other colleagues and providers)
  • Identification of training needs
  • Supervision
  • Appraisals
  • Absence management
  • Attend locality team meetings
  • Spot checking

The person
The successful Locality Manager will have experience of the care sector and supervision of care staff along with good communication and administration skills. You will have the ability to devise and implement care plans and agree service delivery. You must be able to work well under pressure and to work efficiently as part of a team. You must be willing to travel to various meetings within the Milton Keynes and Noth Bucks area and be able to take part in the on call rota when required. You must be a car driver and you will hold a minimum qualification of NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in health and social care.

The company
Working for a charitable organisation that provides a range of care services to adults and children in community and home based settings. They support service users with a range of needs including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, dementia and end of life care.

This vacancy is suitable for experiences care coordinaters, team leader, fieldcare supervisers and care managers.

Interested? Click Apply and your application will be considered or call Nichola Mellings on 0121 362 2326

Coburg Banks Health and Social Care specialise in recruiting Care Managers, Care Co-ordinators and Senior Carers within Residential care, Domiciliary care, Supported living and Nursing. We would welcome the opportunity to help you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV into us

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