Deputy Manager (Healthcare)

Danshell Group
Hexham, Northumberland
£37107 - £39000/annum
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time
Danshell support adults living with a learning disability or autism with complex needs across 24 specialist health and social care settings in the UK. We work in partnership with the people who use our services and their families to ensure they have increasing choice and their voice is heard and acted upon at all levels of the organisation. We ensure that our services reflect the individuality of each person we serve and we uphold their right to feel safe and respected.

As the Deputy Manager you will contribute to the effective and efficient day to day leadership and management of the service. We are looking for exceptional people who are dedicated, professional, capable and competent, most importantly, who always put the service user at the centre of all they do.

We believe that everyone in the nursing workforce has a valuable contribution to make to the health and wellbeing of the people we serve.

The successful candidate will have:

RMN/RNLD or other equivalent qualifications
Ideally a minimum of 3 years post registration experience in Learning Disabilities and/or psychiatry at Senior level in addition to relevant management experience and/or training
At least 5 years experience of working with people with learning disabilities including patients detained under the Mental Health Act
We provide full training and clear pathways to progress.

Training includes:

Free Comprehensive induction Leading & Managing in the Workplace, Maybo, RIVO Training, Root Cause Analysis, to name a few. We also cover the cost of your DBS check.

Benefits that Danshell provide include
• 33 days annual leave
• Length of service awards
• Fully paid comprehensive induction training for all new starters
• Travel assistance to offsite training
• Full Time, Part time and Bank opportunities available
• Pension scheme
• Paid DBS/PVG
• Free on-site parking
• Courtesy meals and refreshments whilst on shift
• Shopping and entertainment discount scheme (over 800 retailers)
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Childcare vouchers
• Life insurance
• Refer a friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referral
• Employee assistance helpline
• SSSC endorsement in Scotland
• Being passionate about developing our employees, we provide multiple opportunities to develop knowledge, skills and competence matching jobs roles and career aspirations
• A range of apprenticeships through our partnership with Lifetime Training ranging from Adult care level 2 to level 5 leadership & management qualifications