Care UK

Vacancies

  • Job Reference
  • SYS-12209
  • Location
  • South Croydon
  • Post Code
  • CR2 8DH
  • Min Pay Rate
  • Competitive
  • Max Pay Rate
  • Competitive
  • Role Highlights
  • Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic we are holding video interviews and remote onboarding process to get you started. 

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  • Clinical Deputy Manager - Langley Oaks Care Home

    Are you an organised, methodical nurse who is passionate about delivering positive change? At Care UK you can build a fast-moving nursing career whilst help our residents fulfil their lives. The team at Langley Oaks, have a great opportunity for a passionate and hands on nurse to join the home as clinical deputy manager.

    What you’ll do

    Supporting and deputizing for the Home Manager, you will provide inspiring leadership to nursing and care colleagues and oversee the delivery of high quality clinical and pastoral care.
    You will be the homes nurse expert and your role will be a combination of utilising your nursing skills as well as your managerial and leadership skills
    You will focus on residents with complex needs, so it’s vital that you can conform with the latest guidelines, take far-reaching decisions and maintain the highest levels of clinical governance, whilst regularly auditing practices and procedures
    Care plan development and assessments
    Walk rounds
    Look after all our residents alongside the team and offer personalised centred care.

    Where you’ll work

    Langley Oaks is located in South Croydon. We aim to be innovative in everything we do and are always looking for new ideas to bring into the home.
    Our home provides residential, respite and nursing care for older people, including individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia
    Our friendly, dedicated team makes sure that each resident feels settled and that their loved ones feel welcome at all times. We support everyone to carry on doing the things that are important to them, so that they can stay as active and independent as possible.
    We offer residents lots of choices and always involve them in decisions about their care. And all of our activities are based around residents’ own interests and abilities.

    Who you are

    An NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you will be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools.
    You will be keen to develop your leadership skills and clinical knowledge, capable of building close relationships with residents and their families, and determined to drive continuous improvement.

    Who we are

    Care UK are a multi award winning company who have recently been voted the UKs Best Residential Care Provider of the year, people are our passion and are at the heart of what we do. We are an honest and caring company who look for passionate individuals who care as deeply as we do.
    Due to our highly personal and patient-centred approach we have seen rapid growth. We are one of the UKs leading independent healthcare providers who have a progressive new build project where we will see over 15 new build homes open across the country to add to our current portfolio of over 120 homes across the UK in offering expert residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people

    What we offer

    Competitive salary, access to a company paid web based system for your PIN re validation, bank holiday enhancements, paid DBS check, child care vouchers, cycle to work scheme, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform
    Further training and qualifications
    Development and progression
    Support, guidance and a caring working environment

  • Where you'll work
  • We offer a combination of high quality care and a pleasant location.

    Opened in 2010, Langley Oaks is a very modern and welcoming care home in a residential area of South Croydon, close to attractive parks and woodland. We provide personalised residential and respite care for older people with Alzheimer's and other types of dementia. We also offer compassionate and supportive end of life care.

    Langley Oaks has been specially designed to meet the needs of older people with dementia. The layout of the home enables residents to explore freely. We take a person-centred approach to care, which means offering lots of choices and always involving residents and their families when making decisions. Our aim is for each resident to feel valued and in control, and to have as much independence as possible.

    Our friendly team starts getting to know each resident even before they move in – we use a special form to help us find out about everything from important events in their life to what colours they do and don’t like. We work closely with each individual and their relatives to create a tailored care plan that takes into account all of their needs and preferences.

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.