Deputy Manager

Bedford, Bedfordshire
circa £28'000 - £30'000
10 Feb 2014
10 Mar 2014
J12673-NF
Permanent

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse looking to make a step up?
Are you passionate about care of the elderley?
Would you like to work for a small person centred organisation?

If you answered 'Yes' to the above questions you may be interested in this fantastic opportunity!

Deputy Manager required, Bedford area, Good salary that is negotiable for the right person!
On behalf of a passionate, person centred organisation I am looking for a Deputy Manager to manage one of their beautiful nursing homes near Bedford...

The organisation prides itself on the excellent care that they provide to its residents, all of their homes have been awarded a 2 or 3 star from CQC and have a great reputation. A vacancy has arisen at one of their 34 bedded Nursing Homes near Bedford, the home has recently been refurbished to an exceptionally high standard and it provides care to older people, those with physical or complex needs and those affected by dementia. It aims to provide a 'home from home' environment and there are lovely lounges, dining rooms and beautiful gardens and patio area's for residents and their families to enjoy.

As a Deputy Manager your role will be to assist the Home Manager in overseeing the smooth day to day running of the home, your duties will include assisting in recruitment of staff, appraisals, disciplinaries, supervising nurses and care staff, devising rota's, liaising with GPs, health care professionals and relatives to name a few. In return for your hard work and commitment my client in offering a competitive salary that is negotiable for the right individual (circa £27k+).

In order to be considered you will need to be a Registered Nurse (RGN) with at least 2 years post qualification experience. You will ideally have a minimum of 2 years experience within a nursing home environment, however if you are a Staff Nurse from a different environment and you have the right passion and attitude you are encouraged to apply. You will be smartly presented, highly organised and you will possess excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

If you would like to be considered for this fantastic opportunity then you will need to email your CV to n.finnigan@populusconsultants.com quoting reference number 'J12673-NF' or call 0161 441 1441 and ask for Nichola!