Ref no: VAC 10334
Salary: £35,000
Location: Wakefield
Job Type: Permanent

We are seeking an experienced Manager to work for our client in the position of Home Manager.

Our client are a permanent organisation who provide care and nursing services to the elderly, throughout the UK. They focus everything they do on providing the highest level of care and standards and therefore like their teams and staff to reflect this in everything they do.
As a Home manager, with previously experience of working with individuals with Dementia Care, you will be working full time in this position.

Job Purpose

To take accountability of the day to day running of the home. Promoting a caring environment which provides residents with a high standard of specialised personal care, meeting individual needs and ensuring everyone is treated with respect, dignity, rights to privacy, independence and choice are met. Checking legal requirements are met along with the high levels expected.

Essential Criteria

• Must have previous managerial experience in a similar setting
• Leadership qualities, effective communication and interpersonal skills are essential
• Practice knowledge of auditing and care planning for residents with complex needs
• Ability to carry out budgeting responsibilities for the home
• Influencing and motivations skills, being able to work as part of a team is vital
• Excellent understanding of the all regulations in relation to care homes including CQC standards and have the skills to ensure that these are met and maintained
• Results focused recognising the commercial aspects of a Manager’s role
• RMA in Management/equivalent or be working towards


Previous registration with CQC

Essential values and commitment:

• Be a passionate, approachable Manager of the care team
• Lead and develop a team of care staff with fairness, transparency and an inclusive approach
• Mentoring and training of newly appointed staff, ensuring that the home is a friendly supportive working environment
• Commitment to complete all training relevant to your role to ensure continual professional development

Benefits & Incentives
Competitive salary
Bonus Scheme
Ongoing training
Career development opportunities
Refer a friend scheme
Comprehensive Induction
Cost of DBS check paid for by the Company
Pension Scheme


Thank you for taking the time to review this vacancy. If you feel this could be the right position for you please apply now or alternatively contact one of the team to discuss this role in more detail using the reference number detailed.