Position: Home Manager
Location: Diamond House Care Home, Downham Market
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Diamond House Care Home in Downham Market are currently seeking an experienced and knowledgeable Care Home Manager.
We offer first class care for the elderly on a permanent or respite basis, delivered by highly trained professionals in lovely comfortable surroundings.
Our philosophy is simple; we want everyone to enjoy life to the full. We never forget that all our residents are individuals and we treat them with dignity, privacy and respect while offering freedom of choice and championing independence. We are ensuring every day is a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.
You will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care.
Diamond House, is a caring and welcoming care home in Downham Market, whose team of professional carers specialise in effective residential, dementia, end of life and respite care. The home has a dementia friendly environment as well as being fully equipped in order to cater to residents with physical disabilities.
Diamond House has a large range of activities organised by an onsite co-ordinator for both group activities and also on a one-to-one basis. There are also a variety of external companies who come into entertain the residents both regularly and seasonally.
All of the home’s rooms are en-suite and have television points, while residents also enjoy secure gardens, and spacious communal areas including dining rooms and TV lounges. The home is well situated within the community, being close to local shops and excellent transport links.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Registered Home Manager. The successful candidate will need to have minimum 2 years previous experience in a similar role. 24 hour care and commercial responsibility is also required for this role. The manager must be able to build and maintain excellent relationships with local governing bodies and ensure that systems and processes are in place to achieve compliance with the Care Inspectorate and the other Regulators.
As Registered Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the operational day to day management of the home so the best standards of care are always promoted and maintained. In your role, you will continually assess and supervise the work of staff to ensure high standards of care and efficient running of the Care Centre in line with the Company’s Policies and Procedures.
The successful candidate will have support from their Regional Manager and Operations Director, although you will have autonomy for daily operational responsibility with in the home. You will have knowledge in Marketing a Care Home and a proven track record of good CQC reports, compliance and registration.
Here are some of the can benefits we can offer:
•5 weeks paid annual leave and 8 public holidays • 24 Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline • Online discounted vouchers for several companies • Opportunity for progression within the company • Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence • On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
If you think you have the right skills and attitude to deliver the best quality of care within our homes, then please click ‘Apply now’ or for further information contact Robyn at Larchwood Care on 01564 820 182
Please look at our careers page at www.larchwoodcare.co.uk
We look forward to hearing from you!