Deputy Manager Nursing

£16.63 hourly
  • The Fremantle Trust
  • The Heights, High Wycombe
  • 20 Dec, 2021
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Job Description

 Job Title: Deputy Manager (nursing and & dementia care)

 

Location: The Heights, High Wycombe

 

Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum dependent upon experience, plus benefits

 

Permanent and Full Time (39 hours per week)

 

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

 

We have an opening in our older people service in High Wycombe called The Heights for a Deputy Manager to join our team and work alongside a clinical Deputy Manager. We are looking for an individual who has managed their own team previously, and can demonstrate strong leadership skills. Our Deputy Managers need to have strong decision–making skills, knowledge of budget management and current care legislation.

 

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

 

The Heights is located in High Wycombe and provides nursing care for older people including those living with dementia, in a comfortable and welcoming environment.

 

Our ideal candidate

  • A minimum of 2 years work experience in a residential care or health care 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 and residents 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, fashion and sport.

·       Generous Refer–a–Friend scheme.

 

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

 

About Us

Established since 1992, we’re a charity and not–for–profit organisation that provides first class care and support for older people and adults with learning disabilities. Today, we have approx. 1,500 staff supporting over 1,100 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 and employees to ensure we operate in a safe environment. Therefore, from time to time we will require you to take part in mandatory health testing and health vaccination programmes.

 

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