Rostering Administrator

Platters farm Lodge, Rainham

20 hours per week, Monday to Friday with occasional evening and weekend work to suit the needs of the business. £7.83 per hour, £15.66 on Bank Holidays. 28 days holiday Pro Rata.

Join us at Strode Park. We are Kent's premier charity for people with disabilities and have been providing care and leisure services for over 70 years. We know that to ensure our care services are exceptional, we need to have great people working here. If you think Strode Park sounds like the place for you, we would love to hear from you.

Platters Farm Lodge is a purpose-built residential care home and day centre based in Rainham, Kent. We offer high-quality respite, rehabilitation, dementia and day-care services, set in spacious, well-maintained grounds.

As a Rostering Administrator at Platters Farm, your main duties will be to manage staff absences and annual leave by ensuring all shifts are covered, inputting weekly hours on to the computerised system ensuring correct information is processed for payroll and accommodating staff training events. You will provide clerical support for the home as requested by the Home Management team by ensuring a smooth running of the service on a daily basis. You will ensure full compliance with the standards and legislations set by the CQC whilst ensuring all responsibilities and activities are consistent with the terms and spirit of SPF’s policies and our own high standards.

You’ll need the following skills and qualities:

  • Experience of working in an administrative role, preferably in a Care Home environment.
  • Be trustworthy and reliable.
  • Be flexible to cover other administration hours within the service.
  • 5 GCSE’s at A* to C grade including Maths and English.
  • Basic computer skills including Outlook, Excel and Word.
  • Have an ability to clearly and appropriately communicate both orally and in written form with internal and external stakeholders.

To discuss the role in more detail, please contact: Rebecca Richards, Home Manager on 01634 377579 or [email protected].

For more information, please see the Job Description and Person Specification.

Join us at #teamstrodepark.


Closing date: 20th July 2018.