Deputy Manager Care Home Job at Forest Court Care Home in Mitcheldean

Job Description

Forest Court Care Home is a 40-bedded dementia nursing home in Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire.

The Home Manager requires a Deputy, to support her in maintaining high standards of care, and ensuring the home remains CQC -Good-compliant.

The main responsibilities of the Deputy Manager are:

  • To deputise for the manager during her absence and ensure the smooth running of the home at all times
  • Auditing and reviewing Care Plans monthly to maintain the Person Centred approach to care
  • Monthly Medication and other quality assurance audits
  • Managing an effective staffing rota, to comply with safe staffing levels
  • Completing Statutory Notifications for CQC
  • Assessing resident dependency levels in the home
  • Assessing residents prior to admission to the home
  • Liaising with statutory services with regard to resident care
  • Completing DoLS applications
  • Reporting Safeguarding matters
  • Ensuring clinical standards are maintained and all staff complete mandatory training
  • Provide supervision for Clinical and Care staff on a regular basis

The Deputy must be a Registered Nurse and have experience of working in a senior role in a care home setting.

This is a 40 hours per week role, and may include occasional weekend duties. The role will involve a mix of supernumerary days( 16 hours) and nursing shifts(24 hours ).

Reference ID: FC-Deputy Manager

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £19.80 per hour


  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking


  • Deputy Manager: 1 year (Required)


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About Company

Company: Forest Court Care Home

Company Location:  Mitcheldean

Job Category: Healthcare Jobs, Health & Medicine Jobs

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