Deputy Manager – Dementia Nursing Home – Hounslow, London
£40,000 + Benefits
Nursing | Residential | Dementia
An exciting opportunity to join an excellent care home operator of purpose built care homes, our client is seeking an experienced clinician who is responsive, flexible and dynamic to lead the clinical team in Hounslow, West London.
Under the direction of the home manager, you will work closely together in effective collaboration to deliver an outstanding service for the residents, and a rewarding environment for staff. The Deputy Manager is responsible for consistently providing the highest standard of clinical care and customer service in the home. This will include being responsible for keeping accurate records and care planning. Other responsibilities include the clinical care of our residents and providing guidance, training, appraisals and mentorship to the care team and nurses. You will understand clearly your responsibilities under the legislative requirements of the sector and in the absence of the Home Manager take charge of the day to day running of the home.
You will already have some proven management and leadership experience involving older people’s care. You are a highly organised, multi-tasking, self-starter. An effective leader & communicator, who is honest, kind and reassuring. You possess strong IT skills and embrace and lead change management positively. Cherishing the individual needs of residents and their families and putting those needs at the centre of everything you do each day is fundamental to your role. You will be supported with staffing levels recognised as among the best in the care sector.
- Nurse qualified with an NMC Pin
- Experienced in a senior role within an elderly care home setting
- Level 5 in Leadership & Management or equivalent or willing to work towards
- Dynamic & person centred in your approach
- Strong knowledge of clinical audits incl. Medication, wound management
If you fit the criteria above then I Ben Berry would like to hear from you!