Deputy Manager

£14.57 hourly
  • The Fremantle Trust
  • Icknield Court, Princes Risborough
  • 12 Nov, 2021

Job Description

Job Title: Deputy Manager (Residential & Dementia Care)

Location: Icknield Court, Berryfield Road, Buckinghamshire, HP27 0HE

Salary: Up to £29,635 per annum dependant upon experience, plus benefits

Permanent and Full Time (37 hours per week)

Are you interested in working for a charity that has been changing thelives of older people and those with learning disabilities and dementiafor over 25 years?

We have an opening in our Icknield Court home for a second Deputy Managerto join our team. We are looking for an experienced and successful DeputyManager that has worked within a residential care home setting. Our DeputyManagers need to have strong decision–making skills, knowledge of budgetmanagement and current care legislation.

At the Fremantle Trust we support our managers through our LeadershipAcademy to equip them with the very best skills and experience. This is agreat opportunity for an experienced Home Manager to join our Trust anddrive it forward to further success.

Icknield Court is located in Princes Risborough and provides specialistresidential care for older people including those living with dementia, ina comfortable and welcoming environment.

Our ideal candidate

  • A minimum of 2 years work experience in a residential care or healthcare setting.
  • Proven experience of managing teams of internal staff.
  • Proven experience of supporting the management of commercial budgets,driving occupancy and fee management
  • Strong ability to build relationships internally with staff andresidents and their families.
  • Experience of working successfully with stakeholders and CQC.
  • Holds a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle.

In addition to a competitive salary this role also includes:

  • Holiday entitlement of up to 29 days plus Bank Holidays
  • Lifetime benefits, including Life Assurance and Pension Scheme
  • Access to the Employee Assistance Programme (EAP).

· Lifestyle discount vouchers, including money off holidays, food, fashionand sport.

  • Generous Refer–a–Friend scheme.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appointto the vacancy before the advertised closed date.

About Us

Established since 1992, we’re a charity and not–for–profit organisationthat provides first class care and support for older people and adults withlearning disabilities. Today, we have approx. 1,500 staff supporting over1,100 residents at services across Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire,Hertfordshire, and Milton Keynes. Come and join a great team!

As a care provider we have a duty of care to our service users andemployees to ensure we operate in a safe environment. Therefore, from timeto time we will require you to take part in mandatory health testing andhealth vaccination programmes.

The Fremantle Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomeapplications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race,sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.