Care Coordinator

£20,000 - £24,999
23 Nov 2020
28 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Response Organisation is the largest mental health charity in Oxfordshire, and we have locations in Berkshire and now Buckinghamshire.

Homecare Coordinator - £20,400 - £22,667 per annum

• 25 days holiday + bank hols

• Free parking on site • Employee Assistance Programme

• Social Events throughout the year

• Discounted shopping • Cycle to Work Scheme

• Subsidised Gym Membership • Training, Learning and Development

• Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme • £500 Refer a Friend Bonus Scheme

Do you have the desire to help change lives and an interest in mental health?

Response provides a range of support to people that experience severe and enduring mental health needs, and we are recruiting a Homecare Coordinator to join our Homecare team in Oxford. This is a full-time role, 37 hours a week that covers shifts from Monday-Sunday, varied hours. The role will be to support individuals with severe and enduring mental health needs to live their lives in a positive way and assist them to improve their physical and mental well-being and promote and encourage as much independence as possible.

Our main priority for any role within Response is to find people that can live our values every day. Experience within a care or mental health setting is desirable, qualifications are advantageous, however, we have a Learning & Development team who are happy to support you and your personal development and work to progress your career with us!

Above all, we are looking for people that share our values below and want to make a real difference to people’s lives:

Caring â€" Our residents are the heart and soul of all that we do, we provide person-centred care that enables residents to live a life worth living. We believe that differences should be celebrated, and each resident’s uniqueness enhances not only our community, but also the support we provide.

Safe â€" Honest and open relationships help to make all of our residents feel safe, and we provide a safe place for recovery for as long as a resident may require.

Creative â€" Continuous learning from one another is key. When working with a resident at their own pace there is/ are many ways to get creative with how they are supported.

Aspirational â€" Recovery is focused on what a resident can do, not what they can’t.

You will have a duty of care to safeguard and protect vulnerable residents/potential residents and manage crisis situations when required and liaise with multi-disciplinary teams and carers. You will take part in the on-call rota and be seen as a mentor for new staff and assist in the shadowing process. You will regularly quality check files in our service users homes. You will be able to use your initiative and demonstrate your leadership skills to ensure that residents are empowered and supported to work towards their life goals and independence.

Access to your own vehicle â€" along with a full driving license â€" would be great. You will need previous experience in care, top-notch communication and organisational skills, as well as knowing your way around a computer and relevant software packages.

If this Homecare Coordinator role sounds like the role for you then please click ‘Apply’ today! We’d love to hear from you!