Deputy Care Home Manager - Isle of Wight

Ref: 170 Date Posted: Tuesday 23 Mar 2021
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client for a Deputy Care Home Manager to join their residential care home in Shanklin, Isle of Wight
A successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:
  • Level 3 Diploma/NVQ in Health and Social Care or equivalent 
  • Emergency First Aid (3 day course) however, this is not essential as full training will be given
  • Experience administering medication 
  • Experience caring for individuals in a health care setting, including completing personal care and understanding dementia and mental health needs
  • Experience leading and managing a team
  • A kind, compassionate and patient nature
  • Understanding CQC, national minimum standards and key care principles
The role entails:
  • Supporting the Home Manager in the daily management and running of the Care Home
  • Ensuring that the needs of service users are met
  • Promoting the Coverage Care Values 
  • Ensuring that all new staff are given a comprehensive induction, and that all staff are aware of the standards that are expected. 
  • Making sure that Personal Development Plans and personal paperwork are completed as required
  • Ensuring that the rota is covered 
  • Assisting the Home Manager in managing the financial matters associated with the running of the home
  • Working with the Home Manager to ensure that all of the company’s policies, procedures and legal obligations are followed
  • Making sure that the Home Manager is kept up to date with any ongoing issues
  • Deputising for the Home Manager in their absence and when required
This role will involve working on a rolling shift pattern, including alternate weekends. This means that a flexible attitude to working hours, especially in regard to covering absence, holidays (including bank holidays) is required. 
The salary for this role is up to £25,000 but may be flexible for the right candidate