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Peripatetic General Manager (RGN) - Care Home

Queens Court Care Home, 32/34 Queens Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 8LR

  • Pay:
  • Hours: 40.00
  • Type: Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Posted: 27th February 2023
  • Expires: 29th April 2023

As a Peripatetic General Manager at Barchester, you’ll travel across your division to help us deliver the high standards we’re known for. We’ll look to you to support care homes that have been identified as having concerns in improving their services or providing support where there is a General Manager vacancy. You’ll be working alongside Care Home General Managers and Care Home Deputy General Managers to develop and implement action plans that make sure resident’s needs are met.

As part of your wide range of responsibilities, you can expect to help investigate formal complaints, collaborate with external healthcare professionals to resolve concerns and promote policies within our care homes. You’ll also be committed to getting our teams to the very best clinical standards through learning and development programmes. In the role of Peripatetic General Manager, you’ll make a real difference to resident’s lives across your division – and be truly valued and respected for what you do.

You’ll need to be a Registered Nurse (RGN) with current NMC registration to join us as Peripatetic General Manager. Experience in supporting care homes through complex concerns and complaints is important, as is your understanding of the independent social and healthcare sector.

Self-motivated, innovative and compassionate, you’ll be able to build strong professional relationships in every care home you support as well as with external health professionals. You’ll also need to have a full driving licence to be able to travel across the division. Finally, like us, you’ll pride yourself on your person-centred care.

The position is full time and is a national role.

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
• A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
• Nurse Mentor and Refer a Friend bonus schemes
• Offer to pay Skilled Worker visa application fee for eligible nurses

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.


Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.