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Reablement Out Of Hours Coordinator

  • Newbury, Berkshire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £14.37 - £18.19

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Reablement out of Hours Practitioner to work with West Berkshire Council. This position is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £14.37 – £18.19 (paid to you via an umbrella company). Candidates will work 25 hours per week on average over a 4 week rota (candidates must be flexible in terms of working a variety of hours which includes the occasional weekend).

The role:

To manage and organise the provision of high quality domiciliary care services through a team of Reablement Assistants and Reablement Officers.

To work as a member of a team that will receive incoming referrals from the RAPID NHS off duty team and to collect the appropriate information from the referrer, client and other agencies.

To act as a single point of access for GPs, District Nurses, WestCall, and the Emergency Duty Team for RAPID NHS referrals.

To commission Domiciliary care from the in-house team.

To ensure the service is delivered in line with agreed policies, procedures and meeting eligibility criteria.

Key Responsibilities:

      To promote equality as an integral part of the role and to treat everyone with fairness and dignity.

To recognise health and safety is a responsibility of every employee, to take reasonable care of self and others and to comply with the WBC Health and Safety policy and any service-specific procedures / rules that apply to this role.

To manage, organise and take responsibility for making decisions, whilst acting on behalf of the managers of the Reablement service, for provision of high quality enablement domiciliary care provided through a team of Reablement Assistants and Officers.

To receive referrals through the RAPID NHS off duty team on behalf of the Service, and to signpost on using agreed criteria for access to services.

To ensure all referrals are then communicated to Joint Care Pathway and the Coordinators and the brokerage team.

To liaise with other professional staff, e.g. District Nurses, GP’s. Off duty teams and managers within Social and Health Care services.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 25 hours p/w.

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