Deputy Care Home Manager

Leicester, City of Leicester
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an excellent opportunity for a Deputy Care Home Manager to join the team at this lovely Care Home in Leicester, designed to support older people with dementia.

The successful candidate will support the Manager in all aspects of home management, ensuring that residents are assisted to maintain independence for as long as possible.

The responsibilities of this role will include care planning, medication management, auditing, risk assessments, liaising with healthcare professionals, personal care, assisting residents with daily tasks, safeguarding, staff management and, overall, ensuring that residents receive the highest quality care possible.

This role is ideal for an experienced care professional who has worked with older people previously and understands dementia care. You must have relevant qualifications to support your application, including a minimum of NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care.

The successful candidates must be dynamic and enjoy their role, as well as being a strong leader with excellent communication skills. Applications from experienced Senior Care Assistants with a varied skillset will be considered.

This role works on a 3 on, 3 off shift pattern of 12 hour shifts, usually 8am - 8pm.

The role is subject to an enhanced DBS and referencing