Deputy Care Home Manager (Nursing)

White Knight Recruitment
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Deputy Manager (Nursing)
£32K Per Annum

A fantastic opportunity has become available for an experienced nursing leader to join a top provider of nursing and care homes as a Deputy Manager!!

The provider`s brand new home is a state of the art 64 bedded specialist dementia and nursing care centre, offering the opportunity for residents to live in luxury surroundings, with experienced qualified nurses and care professionals on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Its waterside position with beautiful views over the lake will promote an atmosphere of calmness and tranquility for our residents and we are working with the University of Sterling Dementia Services Centre and DSDC to ensure we meet their Gold Standard in dementia design.

This provider is currently looking for a Deputy Manager that can support, contribute and compliment the commissioning of their new care centre as well as supporting the Home Manager with the management and running of the home with an emphasis on clinical leadership and team management.

The provider are looking for an outstanding candidate who displays strong experience on the following:

- Carrying out initial assessment to potential residents, working in partnership with friends, family and advocates, guiding them through the process of admission.
- Producing individual care plans with residents, families and care professionals.
- Leading a team that provides excellence in clinical practice.
- Running the home in the manager absence.
- Marketing the home to increase occupancy.
- Supporting with recruitment of all roles.
- Managing and leading a new team, including team building.
- Ensuring the home meets all necessary regulations including CQC standards.

Strong knowledge in dementia care is also essential