Deputy Home Manager Learning Disabilities

Recruiter
Coburg Banks Limited
Location
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Salary
24500.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I have a fantastic opportunity available for a Deputy Service Manager to join this established care provider specialising in the care & support of adults with learning disabilities in Eastbourne.

The Position:
The deputy manager supports the manager to:
* Ensure that the staff team enable the people we support to lead valued and fulfilling lives
* Ensure that the people we support have the opportunity to reach their full potential, and support them to maximise their rights as residents of the local community and
* In the absence of the manager take overall responsibility for all aspects of running of the service.

There will be many varying duties that you would be required to undertake including:
* Support and deputise for the manager in the day-to-day running of the service, ensure that high standards of care and support are maintained.
* Make sure all staff comply with all safeguarding and CQC Requirements
* Work closely with parents, carers, social workers, local authorities and other external care professionals
* Work with the manager to develop staff rotas that use resources efficiently whilst ensuring adequate staffing levels are maintained to meet people's needs.
* Maintain an appropriate balance between management and 'hands-on' work
* Work alongside the manager to manage the recruitment of high quality staff

The Person:
The Deputy Service Manager will need to:
* Be qualified to NVQ level 4/5 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent)
* You will have a proven track record in delivering excellent standards of care, with a full working knowledge of current statutory, regulatory and best practice guidelines, including CQC Standards.
* Have excellent communication skills
* Be able to effectively manage an existing staff team
* Full UK Driving License holders preferred

Interested? Then send us your CV to apply.

Coburg Banks Health and Social Care specialise in recruiting Care Managers, Care Co-ordinators and Senior Carers within Residential care, Domiciliary care, Supported living and Nursing across the UK. We would welcome the opportunity to help you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV into us. If you know of other people who are currently looking for a new career within the Health and Care Sector please refer them to us.