Deputy Manager

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Ref
59906
Role type
Residential Management
Location
Ashford Lodge - Canterbury - Kent
Closing date
12/11/2018
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Description

Position: Deputy Manager for Residential Service for Adults with Learning Disability

Location: Chilham, near Canterbury

Starting salary: £10.59 per hour

Main purpose

To plan and manage the Service allocated, utilising resources to provide support and care that is person-centred and promotes; dignity, independence, empowerment and citizenship to the people we support.

Scope of the job

Responsible for the day to day management of the Service, monitoring activities and ensuring the quality of support and care is in line with Regard policy and sector regulatory standards. To create a culture of team development and team working that aspires to delivering best practice for individuals using our services. Demonstrates effective communication and promotes a culture of transparency and equity. Demonstrates the ability to represent the organisation in an appropriate and professional manner in all internal and external contact and relationships.

Deputy Service Manager you will be required to:

  • Work with service users and their families, supporting them in the decisions they make about how they live their lives and ensuring that personal needs are met.
  • Support the Service Manager in all aspects of running the home including but not limited to: supervision of staff, rotas, care planning, quality assurance, training, budget management, finances and management of medication.
  • Monitor activities and ensure quality of support and care is in line with Regard policy ad sector regulatory standards.
  • Create a culture of team development and team working that aspires the delivery of best practice for individuals using our service.
  • Demonstrate the ability to represent the organisation in an appropriate and professional manner in all internal and external contact and relationships.

Regard values - Compassionate care, Excellence and Hard work

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