Sherwood Lodge Care Home, Sherwood Way, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9GA
£9.60 per hour
7th September 2018
6th October 2018
ABOUT THE ROLE
As Head of Care you’ll use your compassion and experience to make sure our residents get the quality care they deserve. You can expect to work closely with the Unit Manager and Deputy General Manager to identify where we can implement improvements that will make a real difference to our residents’ lives. We’ll also look to you to ensure that the home is in line with all regulatory and statutory requirements. As well as monitoring the delivery of care, you’ll help manage staff in all respects, whether that’s by motivating your team, reviewing their performance or planning the rotas. As Head of Care, you’ll receive excellent support alongside plenty of opportunities for continual professional development, all within an engaging and fulfilling environment.
You’ll need to have an NVQ Level 3 or Advanced Diploma in Health and Social Care to join us as Head of Care. We’ll also look for an assessor qualification, or a willingness to undertake one. You’ll have supervised others on a senior level and will be able to demonstrate knowledge of clinical care in the older person. As an ambitious individual with excellent communication skills and a can-do attitude, you’ll inspire your team to deliver the highest standards. Most importantly, you’ll share our commitment to maintaining a vibrant, supportive culture that empowers our people to put our residents and their families first.
As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:
•Free learning and development
•Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
•Access to childcare vouchers
•A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
•Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme
If you’d like to use your leadership 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.
Our Care Home Manager is always happy to welcome you into the home for an informal chat, simply pop in to find out more about working at Barchester.