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Hospital to Home Manager

                            

Age UK Leeds provides a range of services and products in the community, which have been specifically developed to meet the needs of older people. We are now looking for Hospital to Home Manager.

Salary £25,694  37 Hours per week

As the Hospital to Home (H2H) Manager you will be responsible for; the ongoing development and management of positive working relationships between Age UK Leeds (AUKL) and major stakeholders to ensure effective integration of our hospital based service with Leeds Integrated Discharge Service (LIDS). Ensuring that AUKL H2H and Independence at Home services provide consistently high quality assessment and support to older people. Assisting the Operations Director in identifying and implementing new service developments to support older people to be safely discharged from hospital to live independently at home. Providing daily reports and weekly summaries to the LIDS operation lead and our Operations Director to ensure we are targeting the correct cohort of patients via the H2H service. Providing line management for the H2H team of coordinators and support workers. Compilation and management of rota systems with relevant care coordinators to oversee the allocation of day to day work ensuring effectiveness and efficiency to enable clients care needs to be met. Provision of, as required, cover for the H2H service, including out of hours, bank holidays and weekend working. The recruitment and management of staff and volunteers, in consultation with the Operations Director, to increase for people needing support to live independently and avoid hospital admissions. The development and implementation of new services to provide wrap around care for local older people Manage time effectively & prioritise workloads.

The successful candidate will have the ability to: Use Microsoft Office, internet, e mail, databases & spreadsheets. Work weekends, out of hours and Bank Holidays as necessary. Pay attention to details and produce accurate reports on a daily, weekly & monthly basis. Work on own initiative and as an organisational representative to external stakeholders. Motivate staff and promote a “can do” attitude with staff to positively manage change. Produce reports and analyse data at all levels to inform service developments. Display excellent personal communication skills and ability to relate to a wide range of people. Plan at an operational level to ensure effective and quality services. Be well organised to manage a pressurised workload. Able to manage time effectively and prioritise in order to meet tight deadlines.

Experience of; Effective consortium working to deliver services. Effective budget management. Managing staff teams using a rota system and working as part of a multi agency delivery team. Recruiting and supervising staff and volunteers to deliver services. Developing & managing relationships with commissioners, partners and other stakeholders to provide integrated multi-agency services. Health and/or social care delivery for older people. Delivering effectively against Key Performance Indicators and daily targets, producing electronic reports from customer databases are essential for this post.

 Experience of operational management of teams delivering services within a hospital setting. Experience of setting quality standards for social care services. Full driving licence and access to a vehicle for business use would be desirable for this post.

You will be based at Age UK Leeds Bradbury Building, Mark Lane, Leeds, LS2 8JA

Closing Date:  9.30am 18/01/2017

Interview Date:  25/01/2017

Further details and an application pack are available from:

Further details and an application pack are available:

Telephone our Business Support Team on 0113 203 1102/ 0113 203 1101

 

Email       recruitment@ageukleeds.org.uk

Download an application pack from    http://www.ageuk.org.uk/leeds/vancancies/

 

Application Packs may be available in other formats on request

 

For an informal chat about the position, please contact Clare Root on 07983215393

 

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Further details and an application pack are available from:

Further details and an application pack are available:

Telephone our Business Support Team on 0113 203 1102/ 0113 203 1101

 

Email       recruitment@ageukleeds.org.uk

Download an application pack from    http://www.ageuk.org.uk/leeds/vancancies/

 

For an informal chat about the position, please contact Clare Root on 07983215393

 

 

Application Packs may be available in other formats on request

 

For an informal chat about the position, please contact Clare Root on  07983215393

 

Application Form

Background

Equal Opportunities Policy

Job Description

Person Specification

Staff Equal Opportunities Form

 

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