- Company: Barchester Healthcare
- Base Pay: N/A
- Employee Type: Full-Time
- Reference ID: 17211
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Barchester Healthcare is looking for an outstanding Deputy General Manager (Clinical) to manage and develop a care home team in the delivery of high quality care and service in the absence of the General Manager.
Barchester is all about doing things a little bit differently. If you join us as Deputy General Manager (Clinical) get ready for something new. Our unique approach to the care sector sets us apart, so to make things happen our people need to be a little bit different too.
This is a fantastic time to join Barchester Healthcare, as we roll out one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. We offer a competitive salary and impressive benefits; not least an outstanding profit share scheme, unheard of in this sector, designed to recognise the excellent performance of you and your team.
You will be also be given every opportunity to enhance your clinical and people management skills. There is always opportunity for career development at Barchester.
Reporting to the General Manager, you will be expected to deliver operational and commercial success in collaboration with the General Manager and deputise in the absence of the General Manager.
You will need to hold a current NMC registration as a Registered Nurse (General/ Mental Health) and a teaching/ assessing qualification. You will be expected to provide evidence of continued professional development alongside a current mentor/ supervision qualification. Ideally, you will have a leadership qualification and a nursing degree, or be willing to undertake education to degree level.
You will have experience of working in an older person setting, producing well developed care plans and undertaking clinical risk assessments. You will have worked with and mentored a clinical team and have a track record of supporting newly qualified nurses through preceptorship.
You will also have extensive HR experience, including health and safety legislation, grievance and disciplinary processes and safeguarding investigations and meetings.
You will be expected to have sales and marketing knowledge and an understanding of budget management.
Our residents, patients and their families expect great services. So whether it’s in one of our purpose-built care homes or independent hospitals, you need to be focused on continually improving the quality of life for the people in your care, to achieve our ambition of Barchester as the leading provider of care and hospital services.
Barchester Healthcare has over 200 purpose-built care homes across all areas of the UK and seven private hospitals in the North East specialising in mental health. We are the only care company to have been voted in the Sunday Times Top 25 Big Companies to work for 6 times.
If you have the unique qualities 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 would welcome your application.