Quality & Governance Monitoring Officer
Quality & Governance Monitoring Officer - This is a peripatetic role and will involve travelling and the occasional night away from home
Quality care requires quality care and finance monitoring
If you are a confident, outgoing and accurate administrator with an eye for detail and would like to work for an ambitious, growing care organisation, we would love to hear from you.
Orchard Care Homes has been running and managing care homes across the UK for over a decade. Our mission: To be the positive choice for residents, their families and friends, healthcare professionals and staff.
You will ensure care standards are maintained by auditing, using feedback from services, observations and other in house reports. You will be required to prepare reports and provide input into annual policy reviews and policy development. Undertaking other audit activity at the instruction of the Head of Care.
You will also have finance/auditing duties which will include; Personal allowances and petty cash accounts; Unaccounted cheques and reporting back to the Finance team; Receipt books and ensuring that this reconciles with Cold Harbour; Residents’ files to ensure a contract is in place to enable any chasing of debts; Reconciliation of average fee returns with Cold Harbour records.
Our Support Centre in Harrogate provides additional support to the daily workings of our care home, looking after all purchasing and administrative tasks, in addition to adding an extra resource for activities and partnerships. This enables our homes to focus on their main priority - the delivery of excellent care.
This role requires organisational skills and professional competence, effective communication and interpersonal skills. You will also need the ability to develop good internal relationships along with regular liaison with residents and relatives. You will need good knowledge of Health & Social Care Act 2008, strong analytical and IT skills and be self-motivated.
You will share our objective to be the provider of choice in elderly care, be self-motivated with a can-do attitude. Reliability and punctuality are important as is a professional approach to your work.
By choosing Orchard Care Homes you are joining a progressive and ambitious group of care homes. We are driven to provide the very best standards of care and quality within our homes, and to recruit the very best people in our company. As such we offer a competitive salary and range of benefits.