Unit Manager up to GBP39,049

1.00 - 39049.00 GBP Annual + GBP1 - GBP39049/annum
03 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Clinical Unit Manager

GBP32,323 - GBP39,049 - Based on a 42 hour contract

About the role

As Unit Manager you will be leading your team, you will be in charge of all day-to-day care activity in your designated unit or floor within the home, including maintaining accurate records for each of our residents whilst consistently delivering the very highest care standards.

Our Unit Manager will take responsibility for assessing the physical, mental and social needs of our residents, whilst at the same time building excellent personal relationships with both them and their families.

As Unit Manager you will be creating and developing strong links with local professional bodies, you will play an important role in raising the care home's profile within the community.

It is likely that, from time to time, you will be expected to provide cover outside of normal hours.

Who we're looking for

A level one Registered Nurse or an experienced NVQ level 3 qualified Care Assistant
You will be committed to championing independence, choice and dignity in the home
You'll have dedication and passion for helping make every day special for our residents
An ability to build warm and trusting relationships with our residents and their families

What's in it for you?

Our Care Homes values its people, so you can expect a competitive salary and benefits that include:
A starting salary which reflects your current skills and experience. You will be given every opportunity to increase this salary through training and development.
28 days holiday (including statutory bank holidays) pro-rata depending on your working hours
Pension and Life Assurance scheme available
Child care voucher scheme
Free uniform
Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development to widen your career prospects.

About the home

This purpose-built home for elderly residents is conveniently located in the suburb of Bloxwich in Walsall. The home is on the local bus route and has two parks, a library and shops all within walking distance. The home provides residential care, nursing and residential dementia care, convalescence, respite and palliative care.

Who we are

Our Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives