Quality and Compliance Officer (Social Care)
Closing date: Friday, 31st Jan 2020
Salary: £13.49 per hour/£26,656.24 per annum
Hours per week: 38
Weeks per year: 52
Annual Leave: 25 days plus 10 Statutory holidays (pro-rata for part-time/term time roles)
DBS: Enhanced with child & adult barring
In order to support our valued team members we offer:
Access to Health Scheme covering dental care/physiotherapy/birth grant etc
Access to confidential advice line covering legal advice, relationship issues, stress and anxiety
Access to free of charge independent counselling service
Free eye tests
Free of charge DBS check
35 days annual leave
Flexible work patterns
Enhanced sick pay
Long service awards
Opportunity to buy additional annual leave
Range of family-friendly policies to support your work/life balance
Training package with the opportunity to obtain a range of Diplomas in Health and Social Care
‘Henshaws is a northern charity supporting people living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities to go beyond expectations.
We believe that, wherever they are, everyone has the right to an independent and fulfilling life. Our support, advice and training enables people and their families build skills, develop confidence, help each other and look forward to a more positive future.’
Due to continual growth and expansion, we are looking to appoint a Quality and Compliance Officer to manage and co-ordinate the regulatory process that ensures the compliance of our services with all statutory UK wide regulations including the Care Quality Commission.
Key responsibilities will include:
To undertake an annual internal Quality Development Review of all services across the Charity with regular re-audits scheduled as appropriate.
To ensure that the business is up to date on all regulatory changes and manage regulatory consultation papers to ensure group wide input is received and Henshaws respond to any consultation relevant to the business
Proactively assist Managers and staff, when necessary, in the successful execution of regulatory inspections
To uphold Henshaws values of Informed, Sharing, Proactive, Inspiring, Compassionate and Empowering.
The successful candidate will possess:
Level 3 or above in health and social care
Clinical audit and effectiveness experience
Experience of working with Service Users to improve services
Project management skills and a training qualification would be advantageous.
To gain a full understanding of the role please read the job description and person specification available on-line at www.henshaws.org.uk or contact the HR department on 01423 814510.
Closing date: Friday 31st January 2020 – 12 Noon
Henshaws Society for Blind People aims to employ a diverse workforce and is committed to equality of employment and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. This role may require an enhanced DBS check, please refer to the job description for further details.