Deputy Care Manager - Canterbury - £30k - Maidstone

Amber Mace
£28,000 - £30,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Deputy Care Manager - Canterbury - £30k
Responsible for: Staff in the Care Team
Job location: Canterbury
Job Summary: Supporting the Home Manager with the day to day running of a residential home providing long-term respite and day care to elderly service users, using a person-centred approach.

• Competitive salary of 30k
• 31 days holiday
• Pension scheme
• Fantastic working environment with relevant training and progression

Amber Mace is currently recruiting for a Deputy Care Manager in Canterbury. My client, a well-renowned care company, is seeking an experienced and seasoned Home Manager to join the team at their excellent care home.

As Deputy Manager, you will be responsible for supporting the Home Manager with the day to day running of the Care Home, leading a team of care professionals, with a shared passion and commitment for delivering the highest standards of care to all residents. You will have a strong understanding of CQC standards and be a confident, knowledgeable and authoritative presence in the home.

Your duties as Home Manager will include:
• Providing a high standard of care to elderly people
• Carry responsibility for the staff team as a senior member of staff, as well as working to help develop their skills
• Developing therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement
• Following all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice
• Accepting personal and shared responsibility for the maintenance of quality nursing care within the home

The successful candidate will have the following experience and qualifications:
• Successfully completed an NVQ 3/5 diploma in Care
• A strong background in elderly care (within a care home environment)
• Managerial experience, including being fully conversant with all CQC regulations
• Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
• Passion for providing high quality care

In return, my client is offering a salary of £30K and an excellent benefits package including; 31 days holiday and fantastic pension scheme.

To apply, please contact Katie at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187