Deputy Manager - Leighton Buzzard

Peritus Healthcare
Leighton Buzzard
£31,000 - £34,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Deputy Manager
Leighton Buzzard
£31,000 to £34,000 per annum
Peritus Healthcare are working with an established care home provider seeking to recruit a Deputy Manager in Leighton Buzzard.
The home provides residents with a secure, relaxed and homely environment in which their care, comfort and well-being is of prime importance.
As Deputy Manager you will be responsible for assisting the Manager to deliver high quality nursing and care of the residents.
The successful candidate will monitor the performance of staff, ensuring additional training and support is provided where necessary.
The role will challenge you every day to use your knowledge, skills and experience to lead and create an environment where outstanding person-centered care is consistently delivered.

To ensure that the staff team provide care and support to the residents that meet current best practice
To provide leadership in recruitment of staff as necessary
To ensure that staff rotas are managed effectively.
Comply with health and safety policies, procedures and rules, taking reasonable care of self and others.
Adhere to the standards set out in the competency framework.
To undertake delegated areas of responsibility for the day to day management of the care home in accordance with all relevant legislation, policies and procedures.
To ensure that residents are regularly consulted and that the care and support provided meets their needs

Qualifications and Experience

Valid NMC pin
Previous Deputy Manager experience in a Care Home setting
Dementia/MCA/DOL knowledge
Good knowledge of the Care Quality Commission
The ideal candidate will have a strong passion and commitment to enhance the service they deliver

If you are interested in this role, please contact one of the team on 01223 298 100 or email with your CV.