Deputy Home Manager

Recruiter
Orchid Healthcare
Location
Blyth, Northumberland
Salary
£16.40/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB DESCRIPTION:
A permanent Deputy Manager post has become available in a reputable nursing home in Blyth!

• £16.40 per hour
• Qualified nurse adult
• 38.5 hours per week
• Nursing and residential care home
• Excellent induction and training opportunities
• Start asap
• Immediate interviews

The successful Deputy Home Manager candidate will be required to assist the Care Manager in planning and implementing the highest quality of nursing care to the homes frail elderly residents, some of who may be living with dementia. You will be responsible for managing and motivating a team of nurses and carers and helping to ensure the smooth running of this reputable nursing home. Good communication skills and a passion for providing outstanding care are therefore essential.

SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
• You must be a qualified nurse – RGN - and registered with the NMC
• Excellent communication skills
• Previous experience in a Senior Nurse or Deputy Manager post desirable
• Min 3 years hands-on nursing experience
• Passion for elderly / dementia care

JOB REQUIREMENTS OF THE DEPUTY MANAGER:
• Work autonomously and independently whilst building strong relationships with the management and care staff throughout the organisation
• Maintain and assess the home’s high quality care
• Organising and motivating the carers to ensure excellent standards of care are delivered
• Assist in inductions and orientations of new care staff
• Help to uphold the home’s reputation as a recognised centre of excellence
• Liaising with other healthcare professionals and members of the multi-disciplinary team
• Administrative duties

Apply today to arrange an interview or call (Apply online only) for more information!!
Job Reference: JO16239