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Deputy Care Home Manager in Weymouth at Agincare

Date Posted: 2/18/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Weymouth
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/18/2021

Job Description

Job Title: Deputy Care Home Manager

Reference Number: 010726

Area: Weymouth / Region: Dorset

Basic Salary: £22,000 - £24,000

Bonus: Excellent Benefits                                      


Job Description

Agincare have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced full-time Deputy Manager to join the team at Trafalgar Care Home, situated in the wonderful Lodmoor area of Weymouth.

You can earn up to £24,000 depending on experience as a Deputy Care Home Manager with us at Trafalgar Care Home.

What we offer our Deputy Managers:

  • Fully funded professional development
  • Have a voice to share your ideas to improve and develop the service
  • Excellent career progression

Deputy Care Home Manager will also benefit from the following exciting offers:

  • National Health Discount Scheme (up to 60% off high street names)
  • Blue Light discount package (superb discounts on travel, leisure, entertainment and more)
  • EAP - Employee Assistance Program (offering support for employees and their families)
  • Internal competitions to wins prizes such as vouchers, holidays, extra annual leave

Key Responsibilities of the Deputy Care Home Manager:

  • The Deputy Care Home Manager will support the Registered Care Home Manager in the day to day activities of running the home.
  • Work closely with the Registered Care Home Manager to ensure Gainsborough Care home is recognised for being a great place to live and work.
  • Assume full responsibility for the day to day running of the Home in the absence of the Registered Care Home Manager.
  • Manage a team including Care Managers, Care Workers and ancillary staff, ensuring best practice is carried out.
  • Review the care needs of residents by their changing needs and by contractual requirements.
  • Monitor and ensure that the general standards of hygiene and cleanliness in relation to the premises and equipment are maintained.

Job Requirements

 What a Deputy Manager Looks Like 

You must have:

  • NVQ 3 or above in Health and Social Care (or equivalent)
  • Previous management/supervisory experience
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety rules, relating to Care Homes.
  • A caring nature and desire to make a difference in someone’s life
  • Demonstrate up to date knowledge of the Care Sector, the running of a Care Home and the regulatory framework.
  • Experience of working with vulnerable client groups
  • The right to work in the UK
  • A good level of English – both written and oral
  • Approachable and supportive to individuals

About Us

  • Family business that has been providing reliable and professional care since 1986
  • One of the largest care groups in England with over 3500 staff
  • 90% of our customers rate us as excellent or great