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Field Support Supervisor at Voyage Care

Field Support Supervisor

Voyage Care Gloucester Full-Time
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Position: Field Support Supervisor

Location: Gloucestershire

Pay Rate: £12.39ph

Role Overview

You will be responsible for creating and maintaining person centred support plans and ensuring high quality support is being provided to each of the people that we support, at our Gloucestershire based DCA . Carrying out other duties designated by the Manager which include delegation of duties to support workers, you will also promote good practice at all times and act as an effective and positive role model.

As a Field Support Supervisor, you may be required to work alone with the people you support or as part of a team and may be required to provide support in any location appropriate to meet the needs of the service.

You will have on-call responsibilities as part of rolling Rota and must be prepared to and have the ability to work outside of normal hours as and when required.


We are keen to attract experienced staff who can "hit the ground running" and want to progress in their career development.

  • Experience of working in Mental Health and Learning Disabilities
  • Level 5 or be willing to work towards
  • Excellent communication and written skills
  • Previous supervisory experience within a care setting is essential
  • Must be computer literate / competent
  • Experience of change management and performance management preferred
  • Prior experience in a health and social care environment within a supported living services essential
  • Full driving Licence with access to a vehicle
  • Experience managing a staff team
  • An in-depth understanding of our client group
  • The ability to prioritise your workload
  • A 'can do' attitude
  • Prior experience writing a rota and the determination to get any gaps covered in it without the use of agency staff
  • Prior experience of undertaking assessments in the community Requirements

Key Responsibilities

You will have overall responsibility for assessing new people that we support, and the development, maintenance and implementation of individuals' support plans, encouraging the people we support to take an active role in all aspects of daily living

Ensuring that all people we support have up to date documentation, observations and MAR charts, in accordance with the company's Administration of Medication Policy; including staff medication competencies and regular audits of Medication records

Arranging, planning and conducting the supervisions and appraisals of support workers as and when required.

Attending, participating and contributing to various meetings for the people that we support and your team.

Undertaking all training (including statutory) relevant to the needs of the service and the people you support and according to relevant legislation, in order to professionally develop and gain skills beneficial to the individuals.

Ensuring all policies and procedures applicable to the service and the company are followed and understood in order to comply with regulations and good practice.

To provide a service and deliver care from time to time when emergencies, or short term requirements present such a need. This may be in the absence of any other member of staff.

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Whilst predominately based in service this role will require the successful candidate to undertake assessments in the community and attend meetings with external stakeholders and other relevant third parties.

Weekend work will also be required in this role to support the staff team, particularly as this is a new service and on-call which will be undertaken on a rota basis.

Interviews for this role will consist of a panel interview and written assessment. Successful candidates will be contacted regarding interview dates.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list. Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary

*Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010

"COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have a in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance. Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe."


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