Care Manager

Recruiter
THE EXTRACARE CHARITABLE TRUST
Location
Birmingham
Salary
40000.00 GBP Annual + - 45,000
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We require an experienced Care Manager to work across our Hagley Road Village and Longbridge Villages in Birmingham. In return we offer up to GBP40,000 - GBP45,000 per annum D.O.E plus benefits.

We are currently recruiting an experienced Care Manager to take the lead in the management of care and support services across two of our Retirement Villages in Birmingham.

Location: Hagley Road Village and Longbridge Village, Birmingham

Salary: GBP40,000-GBP45,000 per annum depending on experience

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

As Care Manager you will become a valued member of our Birmingham Cluster Team and will work alongside Village Managers on each site. You will be responsible for managing the care and support that residents are receiving, as well as developing individual care plans to ensure optimum levels of independence are achieved, both in the Village and in the local community. You will develop a domiciliary care business in the local community, including negotiating with social services and private funders. Potentially, you will be the Registered Manager with CQC for the care service.

You will be required to take the lead in the management of care and support services, as well as the supervision of all care staff, to ensure the performance and the quality of the DCA is monitored and is performing to CQC and local authority standards. As part of this role, you will be required to implement staff rotas, recruitment and selection as well as attend meetings centered on the evaluation of the services being provided to residents and their families. You will also assist the Village Manager in developing and providing ongoing training programmes for staff.

This is an exciting role, so you should possess strong communication and leadership qualities, with an excellent track record of people management. A QCF level 4, RMA or LMCS qualification would be preferable.

Established in 1988, The ExtraCare Charitable Trust enables older people to enjoy a healthier, happier and more independent future by integrating their homes, care and lifestyle. Founded in 1988, ExtraCare is a registered charity based in Coventry. It operates 3,848 homes within 14 retirement villages and 17 smaller housing schemes. Each village or scheme has 5 to 18 social, health and leisure facilities that are accessible to more than 4,400 residents 3,000 volunteers and local people representing all age groups living in surrounding communities. ExtraCare's 60 Charity Shops help fund care and well-being services for older people living in its villages and schemes.

In return we will offer the successful Care Manager a highly competitive salary plus a benefits package which includes a full comprehensive induction, statutory training, pension scheme, free Life Assurance, free Village gym membership, Child Care vouchers, Cycle2Work scheme, Attendance Vouchers and Employee Assistance Programme.

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check and two satisfactory references.

If you feel you have the right skills, experience and attitude to undertake this challenging role and want to make a difference to people's lives then please apply for the role of Care Manager today.

We look forward to reviewing your application.

Please note if your application is shortlisted, you will be welcomed to attend an assessment centre on Friday 28th July 2017, followed by an interview on Tuesday 1st August 2017, where you will also have the opportunity to see our ExtraCare Village/s and meet some of our staff and residents. Please indicate your availability on your application.