Like all Abbeyfield homes we have a variety of activities provided for residents to enjoy and the Care Home Manager is also responsible for developing a volunteer database, organising fund raising events and engaging with the local community to promote Abbeyfield and the home.
As the Registered Care Home Manager the main responsibilities will be to manage the home on a day to day basis, ensure that it is compliant to meet the required regulations, provide leadership to all staff and ensure the best use of resources available to meet the needs of the residents. Working with your staff and others within Abbeyfield, you will also encourage involvement of relatives, friends and the local community to support the home.
As the Care Home Manager, you must demonstrate a strong commitment to making time for older people and have a proven track record of providing high quality care in a person-centered way, in a Residential/Dementia care setting. In addition, being able to demonstrate how you will bring to life Abbeyfields values of caring, openness, honesty and respect.
To be considered for this role you must have a valid NMC PIN, be able to demonstrate proven experience of working in a care home setting as a Manager. You will have a relevant qualification (NVQ/QCF L5 or equivalent).
You must have relevant experience of managing and supervising staff; planning rotas; understanding budgets and working with local agencies to ensure the home maintains full occupancy. It is a requirement of the role that you obtain CQC Registration as Care Home Manager.
In an ever changing diverse and demanding environment, it is essential that you can work on your own initiative and maintain a customer focused ethos at all times.