• Full Time
  • Sevenoaks
  • 44,500 GBP / Year

Leonard Cheshire

Join our team as Registered Care Home Manager!
Are you a dedicated and compassionate healthcare professional with strong leadership skills?
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to take on the role of Registered Care Manager in our reputable healthcare facility at Chipstead Lake. Located in the peaceful village of Chipstead in Kent, our service is home to 24 adults with physical disabilities who enjoy the extensive grounds with incredible views of the village’s large fishing lake.
About us
Leonard Cheshire is the leader in enriching the lives of disabled people and committed to providing exceptional care and support to our residents. With a strong emphasis on quality, compassion, and professionalism, we are dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of those we serve.
We offer an environment where you can work with great leaders and be part of a team who are passionate making a positive impact on the lives of disabled people. You will have opportunities to learn and grow in your role, building your skills and knowledge in partnership with others.
About the role
As the Registered Care Home Manager, you will be responsible for the overall management and coordination of our care services. You will play a pivotal role in ensuring the highest standards of care are consistently delivered to our residents, and that our facility operates in compliance with regulatory obligations.
You will implement systems and procedures designed to promote positive outcomes for disabled people within the service, ensuring a flexible, proactive approach whilst meeting the desired outcomes of the people we support. You will manage the recruitment, selection and on-going training, development and performance of all staff in the service, to ensure achievement of national minimum care standard requirements.
This is a challenging yet exciting role, offering you the opportunity to bring your passion and enthusiasm to the largest pan disability charity in the UK, making a real difference to the lives of all our residents.
About you (please see the job description for full details)
To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care or equivalent.
  • Have experience in managing nursing and care teams / supervisory or management experience in a care environment.
  • Experience of a range of different departments such as therapies, transport, catering, administration, care and maintenance would be advantageous.
  • Hold registration for this service.
  • Have strong people and communication skills.
  • Provide exemplary customer service.
  • Ensure budgetary compliance.

We offer a wide range of employee rewards and benefits including:

  • Wagestream, access earned pay before pay day.
  • Free Blue Light Card.
  • Free DBS check
  • Contributory company pension scheme with competitive life cover benefit.
  • Substantial and flexible annual leave, with the option to sell.
  • Access to a Cash Health Plan at very favourable rates.
  • Comprehensive training relevant to your role.
  • Great development opportunities through our apprenticeship schemes and chance to gain recognised qualifications.
  • Unlimited payments through our Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Access to cycle-to-work benefits (salary sacrifice).
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

For more information, please email ashleigh.cook@leonardcheshire.org or call 07780 092 522
Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults at risk. A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post. References will be obtained for all roles.
Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.
Visa sponsorship is not available for this role.
* No agencies please *

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £44,500.00 per year

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