- Job Reference
- Baldock St, Ware, Hertfordshire
- Post Code
- SG12 9DR
- Min Pay Rate
- Max Pay Rate
- Role Highlights
£48,000 - £50,000
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Are you organised, methodical and passionate about delivering positive change? At Care UK you can build a fast-moving career whilst helping our residents fulfil their lives. The team at Snowdrop House Care Home have a great opportunity for a passionate and hands on nurse to join the home as 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 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.
Who you are
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, 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
Our purpose-built care home in Ware, Hertfordshire offers a range of care services including residential, nursing, dementia, short-term respite care as well as sensitive and supportive palliative and end of life care. Situated on Wadesmill Road, the home is close to the A10, the railway station and is commutable by bus from Royston, Stevenage and Hertford.
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.