Head of Care

Canford Healthcare
Bexleyheath, Greater London
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a Head of Care to join our friendly team at Maples Care Home, Bexleyheath. In this role you will be contracterd to work 40 hours per week, across 5 days. Please note some weekend shifts will be required.
Job Purpose
As part of the overall staff team at the home, to play a full part in the provision of the highest possible standards of care and service to all of the residents.

What we are looking for in our sucessful candidate

NVQ level 3 in Health & Social Care, or above*
Minimum of 5 year’s employment in a care role*
Knowledge of medication administration process*
Commitment to achieving medication training qualification to NCFE level 2 as well as competency completion for Medicines Management*
Knowledge and understanding of the person centred care planning process.*
Respectful, courteous and compassionate nature*
Strong communication skills both written and oral*
Able to lead, supervise and manage a team
In return, we will offer you:
* Competitive Pay Rate* Discounts at Major High Street Retailers* Industry recognised training, including ongoing professional development* Progression Opportunities* Free Uniform* Food available, including Hot Meals, Fruit and filtered water* Comfortable Staff Rooms
Maples Care Home's philosophy is to create a secure, relaxed, happy and homely atmosphere for the residents to live in and for the staff to work in. We specialise in providing quality nursing and residential care for the elderly.Maples Care Home is part of the Canford Healthcare group of homes.If you would like to join our successful team, please select "apply now" and forward us your CV