Deputy Home Manager - Maurice House

28 Nov 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

About The Royal British Legion

The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin -ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We've been here since 1921 and we'll be here as long as they need us.

Our Values and Behaviours

Does the following describe you?

  • A desire to provide a great customer service and support
  • Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others
  • Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution
  • Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop
  • An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others

If so then we would like you hear from you ....

The Role

We are looking to recruit an experienced Deputy Manager to support the Home Manager to deliver a safe, effective and high quality service to our veterans and their dependants.

Maurice House has 47 beds and our Poppy Lodge dementia unit has 30 beds which all lead into a central hub area. Each area has a dedicated Head of Department to ensure staff teams are able to support our veterans. We are currently rated Good with CQC.

The role is predominately a supernumerary role but will involve working on the floor with our staff to promote good performance and ensuring good relationships are built with and maintained with those we meet.

You will be an experienced Registered Nurse or have substantial management experience within this sector. Previous experience in a similar role within the care home sector is essential. You will be an effective leader and have the ability to engage with your interpersonal skills and be able to motivate staff. A person centred approach to delivery of care is essential. You will be able to deputise for the Home Manager in her absence, share out of hours on call duties and demonstrate a flexible approach to your role. You will ideally hold a clean, current driving licence.

Hours are 37.5 per week which will include some weekends and late shifts.

How to Apply

Please apply clicking 'Apply Online'

Closing date for this role is 14th December 2018.

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