Service Co-ordinator Role

£21,500ph - £24,000!

37.5 hour contract

Are you an experienced Service Coordinator looking for a new challenge? Would you like to join a team delivering expanding high-quality services within Glasgow?

My client would be interested in hearing from both experienced service co-ordinators and Senior Care Assistant's looking to make the next step in their career.

As the Service Co-ordinator you will be:

Liaising with referral agents; promoting new referrals and processing referrals
Assessing individuals' needs and aspirations/desired outcomes
Planning, co-ordinating and ensuring the consistent delivery of high-quality support & care
Flexibly responding to individual needs and aspirations and assisting individuals to have the maximum opportunities to be in control of directing their care provided in order to live as fully, inclusively and independently as possible as valued citizens in the community, in accordance with their wishes and
Providing the leadership and a positive management approach that ensure that both staff for whom s/he is responsible & the services develop in a highly flexible, pro-active, and responsive manner.

Essential experience, knowledge and skills in a similar role include:

Excellent communication skills (written and oral) and computer skills
Experience of and aptitude for staff scheduling and rota's
Substantial experience of working with individuals in a health & social care setting
Sound knowledge and experience of the challenges and needs of vulnerable individuals and of risks assessment & risk management
Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritise and organise
Experience of working in partnership with statutory agencies i.e., Social Work, Health
Excellent active listening skills and interpersonal skills
Substantial experience of coaching, supervising or managing staff within a health & social care community setting
Understanding of Care Inspectorate/SSSC Standards
Ability to use your personal skills to help the staff you support to develop and
A creative approach to problem solving and a good negotiator.

As travel throughout the designated geographical remit is an expectation of the post the Coordinator needs to hold a current UK manual Driver's Licence with access to their own car.

To apply for this role please forward your CV to joe.farrell@search.co.uk or call 07501 108 662

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.