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Care Assessor

Altogether Care are looking for a Care Assessor to work along side our registered manager and community care team .

Are you organised, solution focused and calm when faced with challenges, then you could be the next Care Assessor. You can really make a difference to people’s lives and we would love to talk to you.

Altogether Care is a family run business with over 30 years experience in the care industry.

You will need a car for work purposes for this role.

Job description

What hours am I expected to work?

40 hours per week (outside of office hours when on call)

Weekend Working

As required

Altogether Care are proud to have an outstanding 4.3 Indeed company star rating and rising!

We are one of the biggest care providers in the south with over 30 years experience.

Furthermore 75% of our management team have been promoted from within.

Start your Altogether Care journey today!

Important Information
Location: Weymouth CaH Office, Altogether Care -32 Carlton Road, Weymouth, England, Dorset, DT4 7PY
Date Posted: 16th May 2023
Closing Date: 12th June 2023
Industry: Healthcare
Job Type: Full time
Salary: £11.25p/h

About the role

You will need experience in care or support?

The role includes working within the branch area and being responsible for evaluating and assessing new client packages, developing care plans, carrying out risk assessments, conducting reviews of existing packages, liaising with Commissioners and clients, evaluating care progress and recommending changes to the care plan if required.

 You will also be part of the on-call team on a rotational basis.

What will YOU be doing?

  • As the role can change on a daily basis, you will need to be highly organised, efficient and flexible in your approach.

  • Carrying out of assessments of all new packages.

  • Organising new care plans, assessments and reviews

  • Carrying out required risk assessments and audts to ensure delivery of safe care.

  • Coaching and mentoring new care staff

  • Attending reviews for new and existing clients

  • Supporting the on-call service on a rota basis and undertake care work, if required, at short notice.

  • Coordinating staff rotas

  • Building Relationships with care staff and clients

  • Liaise with other health and social care professionals

What do YOU need?

  • A can-do attitude, caring and reliable nature

  • Excellent communication

  • Previous experience of care and support.

  • Be able to develop and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, clients and their families

  • Be able to work at pace with good attention to detail

  • Good team player, who is understanding and supportive of colleagues

  • OUR Commitment to YOU

  • Tax-free mileage allowance of 0.37p per mile

  • Monthly bonuses

  • Paid training induction and shadowing period

  • Two year Blue Light card membership and recommend a friend scheme

  • Career progression and promotions from within

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What you will need

Required criteria

  • A can-do attitude, caring and reliable nature
  • Excellent communication
  • Be able to develop and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, clients and their families
  • Are you legally allowed to work in the UK?
  • Full Uk Drivers license

Professional skills you’ll need for this job opportunity

Persuasive Speaking

Persuasive Speaking

Ability to Identify and Anticipate needs

Ability to Identify and Anticipate needs

Providing Care

Providing Care

Altogether Care

A Better Life

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Altogether Care is a family-owned and operated business, rooted in the Dorset and South Somerset community for over 30 years. We see our clients as an extended family. So we work hard to understand the ‘real you’ and put your wellbeing, quality of life and independence at the centre of everything we do. Our aim is to help you live as independently as possible with the peace of mind that professional care and support is always there when you need it.

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We recognise that the most important people after our clients, are our front line care providers who support them. With care providers employed across our care services throughout the South West, we know that they are the key to our success, and the core of our business. In addition to our care providers, our founders and the management team all work closely together, and all of whom have multiple years’ experience within the care sector.

Our benefits

We are always looking to expand our team who are passionate about what they do. Available roles include care and support workers, registered nurses, administrators, and chefs. Whatever your vocation, we would love to welcome you to the Altogether Care family!

Vacation, Paid time off

Retirement plan and/or pension

Flexible schedule

Office perks

Employee development programs

Employee discounts

Open office

Competitive salary

Wellbeing Scheme

Blue light card

Care Assessor

A Better Life