Care Supervisor

Posted 7 November by Social Care & Education
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Job title: Care Supervisor

Location: Ascot (SL5)

Salary: Up tp £11.50 p/h (DOE)

Benefits include: Excellent training and development opportunities, uniform, free parking and bonus incentives

Permanent, Full time

Our client, a well-established, purpose built Nursing home located in Ascot offering exceptional accommodation and an industry leading dementia suite, is currently looking for a passionate Care Supervisor to join their highly skilled Care team, providing the highest standards of person centred care for each resident.

The Care Supervisor will manage a small team of Care Assistants and Senior Care Assistants within the Care Services Team; providing support, guidance and ensuring all policies and procedures are followed to the highest standards. They will be responsible for promoting and delivering person-centred care within the organisation’s philosophy, being mindful of each resident’s age, gender, sexuality, ethnicity and spiritual needs.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct care to residents supporting and promoting their independence choice, dignity and overall wellbeing
  • Prepare and review personal care plans
  • Closely monitor and report on residents’ daily progress, ensuring all observations and interventions are recorded and verbally escalated to the Care Manager within an appropriate timescale
  • Undertake Quality Care Spot Checks randomly completing a spot check form on the quality of care provided by Carers and Senior Carers within their team
  • Guide and develop team members; carry out regular supervisions/one to ones and yearly reviews and support individual performance management plans for identified staff
  • Deal with any concerns or complaints raised by residents or relatives in a polite, prompt and appropriate manner as soon as they occur
  • Work with the Care Manager in completing clinical and environmental audits according to the agreed annual compliance programme and the subsequent action plans
  • Attend Staff Meetings as required making meaningful contributions to agenda items and discussions.

The successfully appointed Care Supervisor will be a kind and compassionate individual, with the ability to build caring and therapeutic relationships, along with a positive and resilient approach to work.

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a Care role
  • Minimum of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
  • Demonstrable ability in organising, leading, inspiring and influencing a team
  • Recognised Medication administration qualification and experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Ability to organise and prioritise tasks and work under pressure
  • Basic IT literacy

How to apply

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Reference: 36551646

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