Home manager

Posted 05 January 2023
Salary £35000 - £37000 per annum
LocationLaunceston
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Care
ReferencePS/HMHG02_1672938542
Contact NamePoppy Sugars

Job description

Are you a Home Manager who has a passion for care? Can you commute to cornwall?

We are one of the largest learning disability charities in the UK, supporting over 2,500 people through our friendly, supportive, creative and diverse teams.

Join us as a manager and you'll develop your social care career with one of the leading names in the sector. You'll go to work each day knowing you can make a real difference to the lives of adults with learning disabilities.

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader to join us as a Registered Manager in our Residential care home in launceston cornwall to shape our services and develop and lead the region to success.

This is a frontline management role where you will be responsible for our Residential Care home in launceston cornwall and for the line management of the support team for that home. ​​​​​​​

Accountable to the Regional Director. the Registered Manager role has overall responsibility for all aspects of the operational day to day leadership and management of the home. This includes Registration as the manager with the relevant regulator (CQC) and compliance with all legislation and external and internal standards.

The Registered Manager is accountable for the effective management of the agreed delivery hours for the home and for ensuring the budgeted income/contribution levels are met within the home. This will include the effective management of all resources within or associated with the home, including building management to ensure a high-quality service is provided.

Your responsibilities will also include raising the profile and working standards to ensure that we are the leading provider of learning disability services. You are expected to become a champion of our support programme and ensure the model is used to optimise the delivery of high quality, personalised services.

​​​​​​​About you

You will need to be skilled in supporting people with complex needs and with knowledge and experience of negotiating and building relationships with Local Authorities and other external agencies. You must have a proven track record of managing significant budgets in a tight financial climate. You will have strong communication skills and have an awareness and sensitivity of dealing with the issues surrounding a changing organisation. You must be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills, including managing motivating and coaching experienced managers.

This is a pivotal role with the scope to shape and contribute to the working of the wider Area Management team.

You must be qualified to a Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Adult Care or equivalent.

You must be able to apply and successfully pass CQC's Fit Persons Interview within six months of taking up this role and maintain the Registered Manager position.

You will need experience and up to date knowledge of the learning disability sector.​​​​​​​

A full Driving licence is required for this role​​​​​​​

What we offer

We offer a range of benefits and career development opportunities. We'll give you a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way. With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation we are committed to investing in our teams to ensure they have the specialist skills they need.

As a 'Gold' standard Investors in People accredited employer, we are committed to supporting colleague wellbeing as a priority. Within this, all Hft employees get access to the LifeWorks - the world's biggest 24/7 colleague counselling and support service. It is completely free for all colleagues to use in complete confidence, whenever and however they want to access it.

If this sounds like to role for you please apply now!