As the General Manager of a Barchester Care Home you will be a leading face for the delivery of person-centred care that helps set us apart.
Dudwell St Mary is a well-respected 64 bedded care home housed in the stunning setting of a former convent. We provide high quality nursing and residential care for elderly people and for people living with dementia, including planned and emergency respite breaks. Our dedicated team of highly qualified, attentive and experienced staff create a welcoming atmosphere full of smiles and laughter, which is enjoyed by the people we support, their families, and visitors.
Our focus is on making a difference to the lives of those we care for, supporting family and friends to ensure that moving from familiar surroundings to our home is a smooth transition.
As a General Manager you will have full clinical and commercial control of the home and work to develop a coherent and effective team who provide the quality care our residents deserve. Reporting into the Regional Director you will be responsible for maintaining and ensuring compliance in the home as well as maintaining occupancy levels by setting out creative marketing strategies.
To join us as a General Manager, youll need to be an experienced nurse (RGN/RMN) and Registered Manager (RM), with a passion for elderly care. This role calls for excellent leadership, organisational and management skills to build a strong foundation for our care home. Were looking for care home management, marketing and occupancy experience, as well as a strong understanding of safeguarding, CQC and compliance guidelines. You should have the confidence to communicate with colleagues at all levels and create strong links within the local community. In short, your proven track record of marketing and business skills within the private care sector, running a commercially successful, Good or Outstanding rated care home will be complemented by your blend of compassion and resilience.
As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:
Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme, with the opportunity to earn up to 100% of your salary
8% ER Pension Package
Free learning and development
A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
Automatic entry into Barchesters Excellence Awards and annual bonus scheme
Payment of NMC Annual Registration Fee.
If youd like to use your clinical management and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care youd expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding and empowering place to be.