Residential Unit Manager – Sidcup – £16/Hour

  • South East
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Reference: J31649/JG

Nursing and Residential Centre – Sidcup area
Residential Unit Manager
£16 per hour
38.75 hours per week
3 long days + one half day
Mon-Sun : must be flexible.

• A health benefit including a confidential hotline to discuss work or home related concerns with professional advisor’s, access to free physiotherapy and discounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on the company’s dental services
• You will be given every opportunity to increase this salary through training and development
• Cycle to Work Scheme
• Child care vouchers
• Refer a friend scheme
• Cash Plan discounts
• We cover the cost of your DBS Check
• We cover the cost of NMC registration
• Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development
• Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts
• Hot meal provided on a 12 hour shift
• Uniform provided
• Pension and Life Assurance scheme available
• 28 days annual leave
• Recognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home Awards

About the role
The day-to-day lives of your residents will be shaped by your care and dedication. You’ll lead your team to ensure that everything we do provides the absolute highest quality of service – not to mention developing the kind of deep relationships that make residents’ lives longer, healthier and happier. As Unit Manager, you will take charge of a unit and staff. The successful candidate will be a confident leader, dedicated to governing and maintaining the Unit. You will also need to be experienced with elderly/dementia care, with proven experience of managing a team in a care home environment.

As Unit Manager, your duties will include:
• Taking responsibility for the general well-being of the residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met
• Overall responsibility of the Unit during the day
• Supervising staff
• Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills/experience:
• Elderly care experience desirable
• Experience working as team leader, supervisor, unit manager or similar.