Unit Manager

Search Consultancy
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Unit Manager - Crawley, West Sussex - £31k p/a - 37 hours p/w - Days

My Client is a regional provider of nursing services to the elderly and currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Unit Manager in a large purpose built residential home based in Crawley, West Sussex. The home is part of a large provider and has excellent further progression opportunities.

This unit manager job will be leading the care staff on a 50 bedded elderly and frail unit. You will require experience in a similar unit/deputy manager role. You will need to be able to display strong clinical and leadership skills. You will hold an NVQ5 or equivalent in Care and ideally have some managerial level experience within an elderly care home.

As unit manager, you'll be working 37 hours across 5 days per week, including alternate weekends.

20 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme
In House Training
Sick Pay
Free Parking

To be successful in this job role you will need to be a confident communicator, effective leader and skilled clinician; committed to creating a nurturing environment for residents and for staff. It goes without saying that you will be the perfect blend of dedication, competence and compassion; able to motivate and inspire a multi-disciplinary team to deliver all-round excellence, ensuring that the people you support feel valued and safe.

The successful applicant will be joining a team locally recognised for its compassion and good nature within the local community.

To apply for this role e-mail a CV to or call (agy)

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