Deputy Nursing Home Manager J2064

35000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000/annum
11 Apr 2017
26 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Deputy Nursing Home Manager
Location: Cranleigh, Surrey
Hours: Permanent, 40 hours a week
Salary: GBP35,000

*Candidates must be a Registered Nurse with valid NMC Pin*

About Our Client:
A 75 bedded, purpose-built care home for the elderly offering residential, nursing and dementia care.

The "home from home" feel at the home is created by the dedicated staff who have been selected not only for their professional ability but also for their commitment to truly making a difference for the people in their care.

Registered Care Categories: Dementia * Old Age * Physical Disability * Sensory Impairment * Younger Adults

The Role:
Reporting to the Home Manager, the successful candidate will help to support with the leading and managing a dedicated team of staff, contributing towards the continuous high quality of care given to the residents. The successful candidate will also take charge of the home in the absence of the Manager.

The Deputy manager must ensure that all nursing, care staff and domestic staff contribute to the best of their ability to the efficient operation of the home

Key Duties:

* Provide leadership and supervision of care
* To build a rapport with outside agencies and relatives
* Take an active role in staff meetings, appraisals, disciplinary and in staff training
* Ensure policies and procedures are carried out
* To perform such duties as may be reasonable required as directed by the management of the home
* Ensure daily rota is planned and ensure an adequate skill mix is available
* Maintain log books and records as may be required by the company or CQC
* Complete medication audits and deal effectively with poor performance
* Interview staff and conduct staff supervision and training
* Formulate social health care plans for residents review care plans on a monthly basis
* Meet on a monthly basis with care staff and minute meetings

Who We're Looking For

* Registered Nurse with NMC Pin
* Previous nursing home experience
* Leadership and management skills
* Self-motivated
* Flexible
* Have good communication and organisational skills

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse seeking career progression, or for a Deputy Manager looking for a new challenge.

If this sounds like your next role, please apply online or call- (Apply online only) quote J2064