Unit Manager - Residential Care Home

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Petworth
Salary
15.69 - 15.69 GBP Hourly + GBP15.69/hour
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Category
Public Sector
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Unit Manager, GBP15.69 per hour
Petworth
Reference: JO15962

JOB DESCRIPTION:
A permanent Unit Manager post has become available in a beautiful care home in Petworth!

• GBP15.69 per hour!
• 37 hours per week
• Residential care home for the elderly and those with dementia
• Alternate weekends
• Start asap
• Immediate interviews

The successful Unit Manager candidate will be required to assist the Care Manager in planning and implementing the highest quality of nursing care to the homes frail elderly residents, some of who may suffer with dementia. You will be responsible for managing and motivating a team of nurses and carers and helping to ensure the smooth running of this reputable nursing home. Good communication skills and a passion for providing outstanding care are therefore essential.

SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
• You must hold NVQ3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent
• Excellent communication skills
• Previous experience in a similar post
• Passion for elderly / dementia care

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
• Work autonomously and independently whilst building strong relationships with the management and care staff throughout the organisation
• Maintain and assess the home's high quality care
• Organising and motivating the carers to ensure excellent standards of care are delivered
• Assist in inductions and orientations of new care staff
• Help to uphold the home's reputation as a recognised centre of excellence
• Liaising with other healthcare professionals and members of the multi-disciplinary team
• Administrative duties

Apply today to arrange an interview or call (Apply online only) for more information!!
Job Reference: JO15962