Night Care Manager

  • North West
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Reference: J34869/JG

Night Care Manager

Location: Wythenshawe, Manchester
Salary: £10-11ph
Hours: 36 hours per week

Amber Mace is currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Night Care Manager to work within a small residential home for the elderly near Wythenshawe in Manchester.

The home provides fantastic levels of care and has a compassionate care team who are trained to support and enhance each resident’s quality of life. As Care Manager, you will play a key role in the running of the home, as leader of the care home throughout the night. You will be a committed individual who ideally has recent experience of working in an elderly residential setting. The home is owned by a large care home provider, and there is excellent room for progression within the company!

Main Duties for Night Care Manager:
• Liaising with other care professionals to ensure the care needs of our residents are met at all times.
• Responsible for the running of the home in the absence of the Home Manager
• Assist the delegation of workloads and care resources
• Being an active and encouraging senior member of the team, responsible for running team meetings, ensuring good communication and leading the induction and training of newly appointed care assistants.
• Ensure accurate care records are kept and incidents/accidents are reported in accordance to the company policy
• Promote and maintain a high standard of care
• To ensure effective induction of all staff, together with supervision of trained staff, as well as providing mentorship, assessment and induction of new care staff
• Conform to the latest guidelines and maintain the highest levels of care governance whilst regularly auditing practices and procedures.

Essential Skills and Qualifications:
• NVQ Level 3
• Personable and professional communication skills
• Supervisory and leadership skills
• Willingness to develop new skills in self and others

To be put forward for this exciting role please submit your CV today for immediate consideration.

This role would suit: care assistant – support worker – senior care assistant – senior support worker – team leader – care manager – unit manager – field supervisor