Assessment and Admissions Role

We are very proud to partner with start-up company Dídean to recruit an experienced Assessment and Admissions Manager

Assessment and Admissions Manager Permanent Full-Time

Location: Based in Mountrath Laois with frequent travel nationwide

Excellent salary commensurate on qualifications and experience

The Company:

Dídean is an exciting start-up company that provides high quality emergency accommodation services to people in the International protection program and people on the homeless register. We support people to integrate into normal community settings with the support of a team of trained social care professionals.

Role

You will be responsible for assessing all potential admissions / discharges in and out of the service. As Assessments and Admissions Manager you will also effectively manager a sales pipeline , driving the business growth by means of new referrals into the business. Ensure all potential admissions are effectively assessed via an Initial Needs Assessment. Ensure that all key stakeholders are effectively communicated with to ensure that sufficient information and training is identified and delivered in advance of all admissions, transitions and discharges.

Key responsibilities

  • To effectively manage a sales pipeline, driving business growth by means of new referrals into the business
  • Ensure all potential admissions are effectively assessed via an Initial Needs Assessment.
  • Ensure that all key stakeholders are effectively communicated with to ensure that sufficient information and training is identified and delivered in advance of all admissions, transitions and discharges
  • Maintain up-to-date record of all Admissions, Discharges and Transitions as directed
  • Create and maintain central file of all enquiries/new admissions and referrals
  • Liaise with the HR Department to identify and coordinate training for staff against the needs of the new referrals and/or transitions
  • Maintain up-to-date records retained in IT systems e.g. CRM
  • Dealing with all correspondence, email, calls and reporting
  • Preparing presentations as directed
  • File creation and management
  • Prepare information packs, proposals, reports, and draft documents as required
  • Other ad-hoc duties as required by the Assessments and Admissions Manager Lead

Role Requirements

  • Degree in Social Care
  • 3 years in a similar or related role
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Adherence to the organisation and confidentiality policies at all times
  • Excellent MS Office skills
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with stakeholders at all levels, both internal and external
  • Integrity and ability to deal with confidential information
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to build effective departmental relationship

Core Competencies

  • Excellent Ways of Working
  • Excellent Problem Solving Skills
  • Excellent Decision Making
  • Excellent Planning
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
  • An understanding of the needs of individuals
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Willingness to learn
  • Reliability and flexible approach to work
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Self-motivated/Self-starter
  • Ability to plan time effectively
 

Apply to info@nuvo.ie