Care Home Manager

Leamington Spa
Generous salary & other benefits
30 Nov 2012
21 Dec 2012
Care Home
Care Manager
Permanent

We are a long-established Charity that provides residential care and support for older people and has consistently received high ratings from the CQC Inspectors.  We are currently seeking an experienced manager for our Care Home in Leamington Spa.

We are looking to recruit a manager with experience at a senior level within the health or social care sector, which includes direct line management of all staff including qualified staff, budget responsibilities, a good understanding of person centred care and an ability to support and manage staff teams.

Ideally the successful candidate will be a Registered nurse and hold the Leadership and Management qualification or be prepared to work towards gaining this qualification and have experience of managing a care home.  You will demonstrate experience of managing financial plans/budgets and will have staff supervisory and appraisal experience.  In addition it is essential you are experienced in motivating and developing a staff team to achieve high standards for the Home and residents.  You will be required to work in conjunction with the Board of Trustees.

Good communication and administrative skills, the ability to prioritise and cope with a busy and varied workload is essential.  Above all you will need to demonstrate empathy towards older people and an understanding of their needs.

We will offer a generous salary and other benefits.

Applications in writing or by email to Mrs E Mallender, Clerk to the Trustees, James Hirons, 53 Lillington Road, Leamington Spa. CV32 6LD. elainem@jameshirons.org.uk 

Closing date 21st December 2012