Home Manager (Nurse)

Recruiter
Lowry Recruitment Ltd
Location
Downham Market, Norfolk
Salary
£55000/annum £5000 Bonus
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Home Manager (Nurse) – Downham Market - Permanent – up to £55,000 plus £5,000 bonus

We are recruiting an experienced Home Manager (Nurse) to deliver a quality of care and support to our service users. You will be a Registered Nurse and an experienced Manager who is looking for a challenge running a 62 beds care home. The home is set in charming woodland grounds on the outskirts of the bustling market town of Downham Market.

You will be tasked with promoting a caring environment which provides residents with a high standard of specialised personal care, meeting individual needs and ensuring everyone is treated with respect and dignity and rights to privacy, independence and choice are met.

We are looking for candidates who are nurse qualified and who have managed a similar sized home within the past 5 years with Good CQC ratings.

Duties and Responsibilities -
• To manage the day-to-day running of all aspects of the home including; the standards and quality of care, recruitment and training issues, communication with the team, the premises of the Care Home and financial matters.
• To provide the highest level of personal care and attention to residents following individual care plans carefully and ensuring all contact is polite, friendly, warm and supportive.
• Responsible for understanding and complying with statutory and legal requirements relevant throughout the home, including HACCP, COSHH, Health and Safety, all aspects of the Care Standards Act, have a clear understanding of Infection Prevention and Control policies, procedures and measures to maintain a safe environment throughout the home.
• To maintain all legal and statutory records, displayed records concerning the home; insurance certificates, registration documents.
• Maintain records of complaints, Safety User Guide and Statement of Purpose, financial, employees, training, residents and maintenance, legal advisers (to be contacted before undertaking any disciplinary).

Please note due to the expected high level of applications, if you do not hear back within 5 working days your application has been unsuccessful