Residential Home Manager
Residential Home Manager
Eclypse Recruitment are looking to recruit a Home Manager to join a beautiful elderly residential home based in the King's Lynn area of Norfolk. We are keen to recruit a Home Manager who has exceptional standards in elderly care and has experience at home manager level.
- Is a large converted estate house licensed for 53 beds; the maximum current occupancy is 30 beds.
- Has an adjacent Coach House licensed for 14 beds which it is intended to renovate and re-open thereby bringing the home to a capacity of at least 44 beds.
- Caters for residential and residential dementia clients.
- Has extensive grounds.
- Belongs to a small group of 10 homes, five of which are in the Norfolk area.
The successful candidate should;
- Live within 10 to 15 miles of the home and be a licensed driver with a car.
- Have significant and proven care home management experience in the residential or nursing care home environment with at least three to four years as a home manager. (This does not include prior experience in Domiciliary Care management)
- Have a good working knowledge of CQC; Health and Safety (as it applies in care homes); safeguarding and adult protection; working with local authorities. HR and recruitment issues; understanding of the business side of the industry, including marketing and budgeting and a clear appreciation of the effect of "agency" usage.
- Be able to work in concert with District Nurses, Tissue Viability Nurses, Community Psychiatric Nurses and other external healthcare professionals.
- Be competent in managing "hotel services" e.g. Catering, Housekeeping and Maintenance, including grounds maintenance.
- Be an effective delegator.
- Understand and manage (i.e. delegate where appropriate) the process of auditing and monitoring.
- Be customer service focussed.
- Be prepared to make unannounced visits to the home during "out-of-business" hours and occasional weekends.
This home is fully compliant with CQC and is running very well, hence why the client are looking for a strong and experienced manager to come in and keep the service running successfully.
They are offering a salary of £38,000-£40,000 depending on experience and they have a great performance related bonus scheme.
For more information or to apply please contact Chloe at Eclypse Recruitment on or email
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