Care Home Administrator (Meadowbrook) in Gobowen at Four Seasons Health Care

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

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Home Name: Meadowbrook
Location: Gobowen, Shropshire, UK

Weekly Hours: 40
Salary: 8.50


Meadowbrook Care Home. Twmpath Lane, Gobowen, Oswestry SY10 7HD


Main purpose of the role

To provide comprehensive administrative support to the Home Manager and ensure the effective operation of administrative systems and processes.
Main duties and responsibilities
1. Responsible for supporting the centralised sales, purchase ledger, and payroll systems by providing accurate information to meet required deadlines
2. Draft standard communications including letters and emails on behalf of the Home Manager
3. Provide first point of telephone and face-to-face contact for visitors and callers to the Home.
4. Devise and maintain databases and spreadsheets
5. Collate statistics and produce reports.
6. Produce documents and presentations from materials provided
7. Responsible for petty cash returns
8. Responsible for the provision of weekly/monthly submissions to the Managing Director or central Support functions including Finance, HR, Payroll, Legal
9. Assist with the maintenance of effective filing systems including resident files and personnel files for each colleague
10. Assist the Home Manager in all elements of the recruitment process; utilising online recruitment tools, arranging interviews and ensuring all relevant documentary requirements such as references, criminal record checks and other regulatory compliance checks are carried out.
11. Responsible for an organised and effective archiving process, ensuring that files are stored safely and securely and can be easily retrieved
12. Responsible for the opening and redirection of incoming and outgoing mail and email from the Home
13. Attend meetings in the Home, produce complete and accurate notes/formal minutes and co-ordinate the circulation of information and action points immediately following the meeting. Devise and operate admin systems in support of functions within the Home
14. Analyse information and produce reports including complex reports
15. Assist the Home Manager with preparation for regulatory and other inspections and visits
16. Assist the Home Manager with marketing activities, providing initial information and best advice in response to enquiries
17. To safeguard all Company, public and personal monies, including resident’s cheque books, cash and valuables that the role necessitates handling.


Job Requirements

Where there is an Administrative Assistant(s) team, the Home Administrator will also be required to:
 Provide on-the-job training
 Promote positive team working
 Provide line management support to Administration Assistants
 Be responsible for own practice and directly managed colleagues
General Responsibilities
 To be responsible for the health, safety and welfare of yourself and others whilst at work, including colleagues, residents and visitors to the Home and for alerting the officers responsible to any hazards or potential risks to health and safety.
 To be fully conversant with the FSHC policies relating to Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults and Whistleblowing.
 To ensure compliance with the FSHC Information Governance Policy, maintaining an appropriate level of confidentiality around issues that may be personal or commercially sensitive.
 Establishing and maintaining positive working relationships both with colleagues, residents, visitors and other health professionals and agencies.
 To act as an ambassador for the FSHC company Vision and Values.
 To promote equality and diversity at all times and across all work activities.
 To adhere to FSHC policies and procedures.
 Attend mandatory training days / courses, on or off site, as and when required
 To undertake any other duties and accountabilities which would be lawful, reasonable and appropriate to the role.

In order to be our home administrator you should have:

An ability to understand and use a variety of computer based systems, with a working knowledge of accounting procedures. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to produce accurate, effective and engaging documentation.

*NVQ3 Administration is required.

Four Seasons Health Care provide a variety of competitive benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a bespoke development programme, childcare vouchers and an employee discount scheme. Plus free parking and uniform where applicable.

If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care please click on Apply now.