Unit Manager

31600.00 - 39000.00 GBP Annual + GBP31600 - GBP39000/annum GBP1000 welcome bonus
14 Apr 2017
29 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Salary: GBP31,600 - GBP39,000 Based on a 42 hour contract
Equivalent to NHS Band 6

Salary is dependent on experience, qualifications and capabilities we also offer**GBP1000 Welcome bonus**

About the role
As Unit Manager you will be leading your team, you will be in charge of all day-to-day care activity in your designated unit or floor within the home, including maintaining accurate records for each of our residents whilst consistently delivering the very highest care standards.

The Unit Manager will take responsibility for assessing the physical, mental and social needs of our residents, whilst at the same time building excellent personal relationships with both them and their families.

Our Unit manager will be creating and developing strong links with local professional bodies, you will play an important role in raising the care home's profile within the community.

It is likely that, from time to time, you will be expected to provide cover outside of normal hours.

Who we're looking for
A level one Registered Nurse
You will be committed to championing independence, choice and dignity in the home
You'll have dedication and passion for helping make every day special for our residents
An ability to build warm and trusting relationships with our residents and their families

Our Care Home values its people, so you can expect a competitive salary and benefits that include:
A starting salary which reflects your current skills and experience. You will be given every opportunity to increase this salary through training and development.
28 days holiday (including statutory bank holidays) pro-rata depending on your working hours
Pension and Life Assurance scheme available
Child care voucher scheme
Free uniform
Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development to widen your career prospects.

About the home

Situated in Leagrave, a residential area of Luton, this home has recently been extensively refurbished to enhance the facilities and accommodation for the residents to a particularly high standard.
This modern and spacious 120 bedded home consists of five individual houses and is purpose-built to offer residential, nursing and palliative care. The home also offers specialist care for those with dementia and Huntington's disease and offer care for young physically disabled people.

Who we are
Our Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives