Kenwyn Care Home, Newmills Lane, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3EB
1st April 2019
30th April 2019
As the General Manager of a Barchester Care Home you will be a leading face for the delivery of person-centred care that helps set us apart.
Kenwyn is a large, 105 bed purpose built care home in Truro. At Kenwyn we provide 24 hour nursing care for frail elderly people on our Pencarrow and Trelissick units, and dementia nursing care in our Memory Lane community. We also offer nursing care for younger people. We understand that every resident is unique, and we aim to deliver high quality personalised care across all areas.
As a General Manager you will have full clinical and commercial control of the home and work to develop a coherent and effective team who provide the quality care our residents deserve. Reporting into the Regional Director you will be responsible for maintaining and ensuring compliance in the home as well as maintaining occupancy levels by setting out creative marketing strategies.
To join us as a General Manager, you’ll need to be a Registered Nurse (RGN/RMN) and Registered Manager (RM), with a passion for elderly care. This role calls for excellent leadership, organisational and management skills to build a strong foundation for our care home. We’re looking for care home management, marketing and occupancy experience, as well as a strong understanding of safeguarding, CQC and compliance guidelines. You should have the confidence to communicate with colleagues at all levels and create strong links within the local community. In short, your proven track record of marketing and business skills within the private care sector, running a commercially successful, Good or Outstanding rated care home will be complemented by your blend of compassion and resilience.
As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:
• Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme, with the opportunity to earn up to 100% of your salary
• 8% ER Pension Package
• Free learning and development
• A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
• Automatic entry into Barchester’s Excellence Awards and annual bonus scheme
• Payment of NMC Annual Registration Fee.
If you’d like to use your clinical and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you’d expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding and empowering place to be.