Care Placement Coordinator

Listed 26 days Ago
VisionWest Home Healthcare
Healthcare

Are you an experienced Coordinator who loves supporting people?

Visionwest Home Healthcare is looking for a Care Placement Coordiantor to join our passionate team in Hamilton.

As a Care Placement Coordinator you will be responsible for coordinating a team of Support Workers in the community to deliver a quality service to the people we support and their families. These Support Workers provide care to people who are elderly, have a physical disability, high medical needs and/or challenging behaviour. This is a fast-paced role that requires great organising skills and the ability to think on your feet. Excellent communication skills are essential for you to be able to work with the wide range of people. Duties of the role include providing efficient and effective placement services, matching Client needs to Support Worker skills and ensuring data is entered quickly and accurately.

Benefits of working at Visionwest Home Healthcare:

  • Opportunity to gain National Certificates in Health & Well-being
  • Ongoing support for your professional development 
  • Work in a cohesive and supportive team environment
  • Help make a real difference in the community
  • Job security and certainty of hours

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in rostering staff/clients
  • Intermediate level data entry skills
  • Attention to detail
  • A calm, flexible attitude and the ability to multi task
  • Problem solving skills combined with the ability to provide responsive solutions for our clients

Our Mission:

Together; preserving independence, dignity and quality of life for people living at home requiring support.’ Assisting the aged, or those with ill health or disabilities, to live independently in their communities is central to VisionWest Community Trust’s mission and the core work of Home HealthCare. A commitment to the vision, mission and values of VisionWest Home Healthcare is essential for this position, see www.VisionWest.org.nz/about-us for more information. 

If you would like to be a part of our passionate Home Healthcare Team and make a difference, then please apply now!