Deputy Care Home Manager

Location
Gosport
Salary
£22,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Closes
07 Oct 2017
Ref
DEPUTY CARE HOME MANAGE
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a charity with a prestigious residential home specialising in high quality care for older people and those living with dementia.  They are searching for a Deputy Care Home Manager who will work as a part of the management team and have an active role in the running and success of the home, which looks after 44 residents. 

A great track record and qualifications are desirable, ideally a degree in a social care discipline or an NVQ level 4 /5 in in health and social care or equivalent.  Our client will provide extensive training and continuous professional development. You will have a genuine interest in people and making a positive long-term contribution to the home, residents and team.

About You

  • A solid understanding of the needs of older people in a care home setting, including CQC standards and their requirements for care, safeguarding and reporting.
  • Solid knowledge of the Care Act 2014, DOLS and the Health & Social Care Act of 2008 and the associated 2010 regulations.
  • Experience of delivering high standards of physical and emotional care and promoting an approach to care, which develops the health and wellbeing of residents.
  • Excellent communication, planning and reporting skills.
  • Experience of working with external multidisciplinary agencies.
  • A can do attitude, with a professional, approachable, caring and conscientious outlook.

Benefits

  • A comprehensive induction programme with opportunities for further training and development.
  • Competitive rates of pay.
  • Career progression.
  • A challenging and rewarding working environment.
  • Job satisfaction.