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Care Planner

Job Title: Care Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dartford
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: WRT-2021-02-15-57B33845B859
Job Published: March 04, 2021 11:54

Job Description

Job Description

This is an exciting time to be joining Prestige Nursing + Care, part of the Sodexo Group. At Prestige Nursing + Care we aim to lead the care industry to raise standards by providing high quality, personalised and specialist services that ensure people receive the highest quality of care., The role of Care Planner is always to promote Prestige Nursing + Care as well as ensuring that the utilisation of nursing and care resources is both maximised and aligned with client requirements within defined quality, compliance and safety standards., We are looking for a dynamic Care Planner with solid planning and rostering experience that is matched to a flexible, enthusiastic and can-do attitude to join our team. You will be assisting and supporting your Branch Manager in ensuring that key business and compliance targets are met., The main duties of the role will include

  • Member utilisation targets are met

  • To assess branch performance against weekly and monthly targets

  • Identify trends to predict future requirements

  • Maintain agreed schedules within agreed targets

  • Maintain accurate records

  • Ensure all members receive comprehensive schedule information

  • Identify absence trends and concerns

  • Drive improved satisfaction levels and rates

  • Maintaining great relationships with existing clients and carers

  • Maintain effective relationships with Branch Manager in resolving schedule conflicts

  • Identify new business opportunities

  • Ensure the effective placement of staff to meet client needs

  • Prepare ad hoc reports as and when required

  • On call duties as arranged locally

Candidate Description

With over 30 branches in England and Scotland and 75 years of experience in providing homecare to the community we are committed to be the best in our industry., Key skills and attributes that we are looking for are-

  • Confident in promoting a branch

  • Self-motivated

  • Computer literate

  • A passion for driving excellence

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • Full UK Driving license

  • A commitment to equal opportunities and diversity

  • Symmetry between personal and organisational values,

  • If you feel you have the skills and expertise for this role and would like to find out more please apply on line and one of our dedicated colleagues will be in touch within 48 hours to start your journey with Prestige Nursing + Care." By submitting your details, you acknowledge that Prestige Nursing is collecting, processing and using your personal data for managing your application. For more information, please visit our Candidate Privacy Notice"Closing date for applications is Friday 12th February 2021. Prestige Nursing + Care reserve the right to close a role at anytime.

Employer Description

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 36,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the energy, corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

At Sodexo we are committed to a leading role in promoting equality opportunities and valuing diversity and inclusion. We seek to create a work environment based on mutual respect for all individuals, building a culture that appreciates and values the experiences and skills brought by each person to benefit our organisation and work hard to ensure that all people, whatever their race, colour, sex, gender identity disability, nationality, national or ethnic origin, religion or belief, marital/partnership or family status, sexual orientation, age, social class, educational background, employment status, working pattern, are welcome to and included within our organisation.

We're a Disability Confident Leader employer. We're committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process.

Source: Sodexo