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Deputy Manager - Adult LD & Autism (Barnard Castle, Co Durham)

Job Description

Danshell support adults living with a learning disability or autism with complex needs across 24 specialist health and social care settings in the UK. We work in partnership with the people who use our services and their families to ensure they have increasing choice and their voice is heard and acted upon at all levels of the organisation. We ensure that our services reflect the individuality of each person we serve and we uphold their right to feel safe and respected.

As the Deputy Manager you will contribute to the effective and efficient day to day leadership and management of the service. We are looking for exceptional people who are dedicated, professional, capable and competent, most importantly, who always put the service user at the centre of all they do.

We believe that everyone in the nursing workforce has a valuable contribution to make to the health and wellbeing of the people we serve.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Post nurse regististration management experienec within Learning Disabilities and/or Autism
  • Experience of working with people with learning disabilities including patients detained under the Mental Health Act

We provide full training and clear pathways to progress.

Training includes:

Free Comprehensive induction and continueous development. We also cover the cost of your DBS check.

Additional benefits:

  • 25 days of annual leave
  • 1% match pension contribution
  • Free staff meals while on duty
  • Death in service one time annual salary
  • CPD - range of training available
  • Access to MyDanshell discount scheme

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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