Head of Care £11ph Nottingham

Amber Mace
Nottingham, UK
13 Oct 2019
04 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Care - Nottingham £11ph

Location: Nottingham
Rate: £11ph
Hours: Full Time Hours

Are you looking for the next step on the ladder within the healthcare sector?
Are you a care professional looking to further their career in the healthcare sector?
Or maybe you are a Deputy Manager or Team Leader looking for a new opportunity?
Then I have just the role for you!

Amber Mace is currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Head of Care to work within an inviting and cosy medium sized care home in Nottingham. The home provides fantastic levels of care from a compassionate care team, who are trained to support and enhance each resident's quality of life.

As Head of Care, you will need to be an energetic and committed individual who has recent experience of working in an elderly residential setting.
You should have experience leading a team of staff and understanding the needs of the residents. You will have excellent documentation skills, with experience in care plans and escalating care needs. You will be responsible for the home in the manager's absence and be able to share the on-call when necessary - you expected to be part of the Care rota for the home and work a number of Care shifts per week as required, developing the Care team to obtain and sustain the necessary skills and underpinning knowledge to manage the needs of residents.

Main Duties for Head of Care:
• Support and lead the care team
• Share the on-call hours with the manager
• Assist the delegation of workloads and care resources
• Ensure accurate care records are kept and incidents/accidents are reported in accordance to the company policy
• Promote and maintain a high standard of care
• To ensure effective induction of all staff, together with supervision of trained staff, as well as providing mentorship, assessment and induction of new care staff
• Conform to the latest guidelines and maintain the highest levels of care governance whilst regularly auditing practices and procedures

Essential Skills:
• NVQ level 3
• Strong numeracy and literacy skills
• Personable and professional communication skills
• Supervisory and leadership skills
• Willingness to develop new skills in self and others

To be put forward for this exciting role please do not hesitate in calling Georgi at Amber Mace on (phone number removed) or email your CV to (url removed)

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