Care Coordinator

Job Category: Care Coordinator
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Gloucester

Our client is looking for a responsible Care Coordinator to assist the owner with the business’s day-to-day running; this role would suit someone with a background in Health and Social Care or Nursing.

Our client is a domiciliary healthcare provider, supported living provider that pride themselves in providing the highest standard of care. As a Care Coordinator, you will provide physical and emotional support to individuals and supervise teams of care assistants.


  • Act as the point of contact between the manager and internal/external clients
  • Manage diary and schedule meetings and appointments.
  • Liaise with authorities such as councils and social services.
  • Undertake new client consultations and fill out all necessary paperwork.
  • Build a relationship with clients, their families and other professionals involved in their healthcare.
  • Keep customer files and records up to date, undertaking regular checks on all records.
  • Undertake risk assessments and create care plans to the highest standard.
  • Ensure all legal procedures are complied with including safeguarding, health and safety and HR.
  • Providing emergency cover

Duties of the job include:

  • Supervising a team of care assistants
  • Writing care plans.
  • Completing patient medication records.
  • Keeping families up to date about their relatives’ progress.
  • Training and mentoring new staff.
  • Attending team meetings with service managers.
  • Providing emergency cover.

Key Skills

  • Excellent Caring Skills.
  • Leadership and motivational skills.
  • Attention to details.
  • Oversee the production of rotas.
  • Management of staff including recruitment, training, and performance management
  • Seek opportunities to develop and improve services.

Required skills.

  • Candidates must have at least 2 years’ experience working as a Care Coordinator
  • Level 3 NVQ in Health & Social Care
  • Discretion and Confidentiality
  • Excellent Customer service with the ability to show empathy.
  • Works well under pressure
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Exceptional communication with the ability to interact at all levels.
  • The ability to work autonomously.


  • Level 5 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Or in the process of completing)
  • Enhanced DBS check – this can be completed if not already held.
  • Experience dealing with authorities such as Social Services

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £26,000.00 per year

Application Question:

  • Do you have Level 3 NVQ in Health & Social Care?

Work authorisation: United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

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