Area Manager – Care Homes -Midlands & Somerset up…

  • South Central
  • Negotiable USD / YEAR
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Reference: J39261/TK

AREA MANAGER RGN- Care/Nursing Homes – Midlands & Somerset – £75K plus benefits

Salary £70,000 to £75,000pa + company car + excellent benefits

Toni at Amber Mace is recruiting for this UNIQUE opportunity!!! You will ideally be based in either the Oxford, Birmingham or Bristol area and be prepared for regular overnights stays and travel throughout their network of homes.
My client is one of the fastest growing 5* care providers & they are looking for a full time Area Manager to support their network of homes across Somerset, Birmingham & the surrounding area.

The Role:
As Area Manager, reporting to the Director of Operations, you will be supporting their network of homes throughout Somerset, Birmingham & the surrounding area; proactively working with each Home Manager and their care teams, ensuring quality care is provided to the residents whilst promoting their interests and ensuring a person-centred service is always provided.
You will be continually driving standards to ensure that the company’s business objectives and the Care Quality Commission compliance criteria are met. Supporting managers to ensure optimum occupancy is maintained in each home as well as maintaining and increasing staffing levels and passing on your breadth of knowledge and understanding of leading an exceptional care service.
You will be actively promoting good working relationships and collaborating with home managers and external stakeholders to ensure our services are well maintained, whilst identifying action planning and fostering a culture of continuous quality improvement.
You will be required to travel extensively throughout their network of homes in Birmingham, Somerset & the surrounding area and may be further afield to our full network of homes too.

As well as sharing our values of passion, compassion and caring nature you will also have the following:

• Be no stranger to a busy, challenging Care Home Management role with at least 3 years’ experience preferably multi-site experience
• Experienced Nursing Professional, with a current/valid NMC Pin
• Commissioning of new homes experience
• Experience of care improvement planning and financial management.
• You must have a proven track record in the management and delivery of high-quality care within a residential care home setting
• A confident leader who enjoys a challenge & has the natural ability to lead, motivate and inspire your team
• Have excellent communication and troubleshooting skills
• Experience of meeting and exceeding KPIs
• Experience and knowledge of working in dementia care
• NVQ Level 5 in Leadership & management
• Full UK Driving Licence
• Happy to travel extensively throughout their network of homes with regular overnight stays

What you will get in return:
You’ll be joining a family business and working alongside a real team-spirited group of people. You’ll also benefit from our generous range of benefits which include:

• 30 days holiday (FTE) (including bank holidays) with the ability to increase up to 35 days per year based on service, increasing each year
• Great pay (plus annual pay reviews!)
• Exciting opportunities for career progression (and we have lots of staff who can tell you about their progression!)
• Supportive and bespoke Induction Training Programmes, ongoing training and development and nationally recognised qualifications*
• Annual Company and Personal Performance based Bonus Scheme
• Pension contributions
• Paid for DBS Check
• An excellent range of discounts for restaurants, shops, cinemas, days out and more!
• Annual Staff Awards Programme across all our Homes celebrating our great staff
• Opportunity to work in beautifully appointed interior designed homes
• Opportunity to work for an award-winning Care Home provider

If you have the unique qualities and share the values required for this exciting role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones. We’d love to hear from you so contact Toni at Amber Mace on 01904 571187 or send me your latest CV to and I’ll be in touch.

Suitable for:
Peripatetic Manager, Care Home Manager, Area Manager, Operations Manager, Registered Nursing Home Manager, Registered Care Home Manager, Health and Social Care Manager

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