Care UK

Vacancies

Home Manager, Sidcup

  • Post Code
  • DA14 6LF
  • Min Pay Rate
  • Competitive
  • Max Pay Rate
  • Competitive
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  • Care UK is one of the highest rated and fastest growing healthcare providers in the country: delivering the highest quality of care and fulfilling lives is at the heart of what we do! Due to the success of our new build projects, we have successfully built and opened 31 new build homes over the past five years, and will be continuing that growth for years to come.

    We are currently looking for an experienced, professional and highly personable Home Manager to join our Sidcup home, Smyth Lodge. The ideal Home Manager will be passionate and experienced in the world of healthcare; a proven manager who can confidently demonstrate effective leadership and management, putting care and residents first.

    At Care UK everyone makes a difference. We like to think we have a rare culture, where we are open, honest and highly supportive of one another. We are proud to have received several awards for our commitment to delivering an outstanding level of residential and nursing care, with a real focus on engagement with residents, families and staff.

    Why choose us?

    • We are experts in our fields, with over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, providing expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people.
    • Our person centred approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, allowing us to translate this into our people development, offering exceptional career opportunities to our employees.
    • We provide comprehensive training in topics such as managing business performance, systems training, leading projects and driving change
    • We offer one of the best benefits packages in the market including a generous bonus, competitive pension and life assurance schemes.

     

    Are you?

    • Experienced in caring for older people
    • A capable and confident in leader, with the driven and interest to grow and shape a team
    • Experienced in managing a successful home or services in healthcare
    • Confident in your knowledge of CQC regulations
    • Compassionate and capable in embedding your own culture 
    • Passionate about delivering first class care
    • A positive leader and motivator
    • Capable of hitting the ground running. From your first day you will demonstrate a clear vision of the future and will deliver added value services that make us indispensable to our residents and unequalled in our sector
  • Where you'll work
  • Smyth Lodge in Sidcup opened its doors in February 2019 and is offering the best of care in hotel-style surroundings.

    At Smyth Lodge, Care UK’s new home in Sidcup, our experienced team delivers the best in nursing and residential care, short term respite care as well as specialist care for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

    Alongside superb care, our brand new home offers a wealth of luxurious facilities, including a coffee shop, cinema and hair and beauty salon, so residents can continue to enjoy the lifestyle they deserve.

    Each of the 80 bedrooms at Smyth Lodge care home are individually styled and furnished, with an en-suite wet-room, 24-hour nurse call system and flat screen TV. Residents will be free to personalise their room with their own photos, pictures and possessions too, if they wish. 

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.