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Deputy Manager
Laurel Bank Care Home, Bradford

Role: Deputy Manager
Location: Laurel Bank Care Home, Bradford
Hourly Rate: £19.38 per hour
Hours: 37 (22 hours nursing, 15 supernumerary)
Work Pattern: Shift, including evenings and weekends, in accordance with the published, Monday to Sunday.

The Deputy Manager will work closely with the Home Manager and take responsibility for the Care Home in the absence of the Home Manager. The Deputy Manager will also support the development and delivery of consistently high quality clinical and care services for residents. This includes monitoring the performance of Nurses, Associate Practitioners, Senior Carers and Carers and ensuring compliance with the relevant professional, regulatory and contractual requirements.

The key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring the care, welfare and safety of residents is maintained at the highest possible standard.
  • Completing physical/psychological assessments of residents on admission.
  • Safely administering and recording of medication.
  • Ensuring individualised care plans for residents are kept up to date.
  • Conducting robust management audits and following up actions.
  • Ensuring effective rotas are in place.
  • Liaising effectively with external suppliers and health care providers.
  • Monitoring and developing performance of staff.
  • Supporting the recruitment process.

It is also a requirement to:

  • Maintain registration with the relevant professional bodies.
  • Complete mandatory training days and online courses.
  • Travel to other Care Homes when required.

Essential candidate criteria:

  • NMC pin.
  • Experience of working in a Care Home environment.
  • Experience of leading a team.

Why choose Silverline Care? We offer:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Free DBS check.
  • Free uniform.
  • Reward and Recognition strategy.
  • Annual awards ceremony.
  • Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Refer a friend scheme.
  • Free online library of online course for continuous professional development.

Silverline Care is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of our residents and will take up relevant DBS checks as part of the recruitment process.