Care Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lewes
Salary
24000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP24000 - GBP28000/annum
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sussex Recruitment is recruiting an experienced registered Care Manager to manage all aspects of the day to day operation of the office.

The Care Manager not only reports to the owner of the local business office but also to CQC (the Care Quality Commission), ensuring that the correct systems are in place to monitor quality and performance. Working alongside the franchise owner you will be instrumental in driving the business forward.

This is a challenging and rewarding role, the Care Manager must work collaboratively with the franchise owner, clients and Carers to continuously improve the service. The Care Manager is one of the first people that a client and their family will meet and so is an ambassador for the brand. They are responsible for building the individual care package for each client and therefore a warm personality and excellent people skills are needed.

To excel in this role you must be qualified NVQ/SVQ 4 in Health and Social Care & Management (candidates with NVQ/SVQ 3 with a willingness to immediately work towards level 4 will be considered with a compassionate nature, excellent people and communication skills and be able to lead a team.

Essential experience and knowledge required:
• Four years relevant experience within a management or supervisory role.
• Thorough understanding of all the needs/care/support of vulnerable adults.
• Thorough understanding of governing body registration inspection and compliance.
• Understanding of H&S, Risk Assessments, employment law and current HR practice.
• Responsibility to ensure that the business maintains 24 hour availability via an on call rota, for both staff and clients.

Due to the nature of this role, you will be a car driver and be available to work weekends and evenings when required on shift rota.

We endeavour to respond to all applications; however, due to the large volume this isn't always possible. If you haven't heard from us within seven days, please assume you have not been successful for this particular role. Thank you for your interest and please continue to look at our website for future opportunities