Deputy Care Home Manager

Deputy Care Home Manager

Fortress Recruitment
9th April 2019
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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Our client is a smal family run business that has successfully had two care homes in Brentwood since 1991. It is reputed for its high quality of care. We passionately believe that care comes before profits and we put our residents' care, welfare, well- being and safety at the centre of our business. We see our residents as people first and foremost regardless of their illnesses, conditions, age or disabilities. We firmly believe in empowering our residents lead an independent and dignified life as far as much as possible by exercising choice and having their rights respected.
The Care Centre is a propose built 72 bedded home which opened its new doors in Sept 2014. It provides residential & dementia care within a specifically designed units (hamlets) with dedicated to a certain area of care based upon their needs. Each hamlet has a Team Leader, who is assisted by a Senior Care Worker, a group of care workers and ancillary staff.
Inspected by the CQC and consistently “GOOD” in its five main criteria's, scoring high on staff satisfaction.
About you: The Deputy Care Home Manager is a motivational and inspirational leader, who has the ability to motivate, engage, and exercise leadership throughout the team with an open communication style. The Deputy Care Home Manager Is able achieve a high standard of clinical care by auditing, analysing trends and directing care team to deliver results.
A key to success in this role is the ability to communicate with ease to the Care Quality Commission, Social Services and the Safeguarding teams. The ability to implement action plans for improvement and build a reputation of high quality care delivery for the home.
Key things about you;
Proven experience of in a health & social care setting with older people
NVQ level 3 or above in relevant H&S care qualification or RMA
Will need experience within homes of similar or larger number of residents
Great written and verbal skills for communication and understanding
Good IT skills and confidence in computer based workWe believe that happier employees provide a better level of resident care and delivery in their role. You'll receive regular training and supervision, along with development opportunities across the company.
We continue to reward our staff with competitive salaries and a number of employee benefits including:Remuneration & Working hours for Deputy Manager**
Enthusiastic and motivated colleagues
28 days holiday (inc bank holiday)
Excellent Induction training (with current deputy manager still in place until her retirement)
Ongoing career training and progression
Close working relationship with directors / manager due to being a family company
Salaries are regularly revised each year with long service awarded
Good workplace pension
Salary: circa £30K to £33k depending on qualifications & experience
40hrs per week with some weekends Closing Date: 18 April

All appointments are subject to a DBS check, the completion of a health declaration and the collation of references
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £30,000.00 to £33,000.00 /year


£30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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