Deputy Care Home Manager
Looking for a kind and fulfilling place to work where quality
Want to make a difference in a supportive environment where we
live our values?
Want to be properly rewarded with benefits and training
opportunities for continued professional development?
Then Encore Care Homes has an opportunity
Make Everyday Extraordinary
Fairmile Grange is a private care home located in Christchurch;
managed by Encore Care Homes. We design, build and operate our own
homes, run by the kindest and most committed healthcare
professionals. We strive for outstanding in everything
we do and build strong, innovative partnerships with NHS healthcare
experts to ensure we remain at the forefront of clinical excellence
and provide the highest standards of care. We deliver
expertise in all five types of care; dementia, nursing, residential,
respite and palliative.
Your New Deputy Care Home Manager Job
As the Deputy Care Home Manager, you will assist in managing
the delivery of quality and comprehensive dementia and nursing care
service within Fairmile Grange. Ensuring the effective running and
allocation of work to a team of Registered Nurses and Health Care
Assistants, including managing the staff rota, performance, conduct
Summary of duties:
To manage all aspects of the home in the absence of the Home Manager.
To maintain excellent clinical performance and health & safety standards.
To support the maintenance of a positive reputation for the Home
in the local community.
To support the attainment of budgeted financial performance;
maximising fee levels and exercising sound cost management across
To help build and maintain a well-motivated and engaged workforce.
To perform direct nursing duties on a basis agreed with the Home
Manager in accordance with contractual arrangements.
What You Need to Succeed
We believe brilliant care starts with brilliant people. We are
looking for individuals that share in our values to help us make every
day extraordinary. We want our staff to bring the following to their role:
Joy – create a ripple of happiness in the Home with your smile.
Spontaneity – go with the flow; no two days are ever the same.
Creative – find thoughtful and imaginative ways to connect with
The feeling of being part of a family – offering a shoulder to
lean on and a friendly ear to comfort.
Other Job Requirements:
Valid RGN or RMN NMC Registration.
Experience within a health and social care setting with older people.
You may also have experience in the following: Deputy Care Home
Manager, Deputy Care Manager, Deputy Manager, Clinical Lead,
Clinical Manager, Head of Care, Care Home Manager or Care Manager.
A clear understanding of CQC standards/ legislation.
Previous experience in leading a team.
Great written and verbal skills for communication and understanding.
Good IT skills and confidence in computer-based work.
What You’ll Get In Return
We want you to feel valued and happy at work. As such, we
provide the following:
Competitive rates of pay.
Free meals every shift.
Paid NMC fees.
Recognition and Rewards programme.
Refer A Friend Reward scheme - earn up to £2,000 per referral!
Long Service Awards.
Paid 10-week induction programme.
Genuine opportunities for career progression.
Learning & Development: We provide you with a personalised
training plan, tailored to your individual needs.
What You Need To Do Now
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