Head of Care

A fantastic new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Head of Care to work in an exceptional care centre based in the Salisbury, Wiltshire area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This is a special care centre which offers an elegant home environment with compassionate, individualised care in relaxing, friendly and homely households.

They provide services like long term residential care and dementia respite care


*To be considered for this position you must hold an NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent be willing to work towards 4 or 5



As the Head of Care your key duties include:

  • Support the Home Manager with the management of the Home to ensure that the highest standards of care are delivered and maintained at all times

  • Carry out initial assessments of potential residents, produce individual care plans and support both residents and their families through the process

  • Responsible for rota planning, employee recruitment and both induction and mandatory training, ensuring that the needs of our residents are recognised, assessed and met where possible

  • Monitor and manage individual employee performance to ensure standards are upheld, addressing any issues as they arise through the appropriate channels

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • Previous management experience in a multidisciplinary care environment

  • Experience of leading a team of staff Marketing/Business acumen in a care setting

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities effectively

  • Must be able to demonstrate literacy and numeracy skills

  • Ability to work within strict legislative and financial constraints

The successful Head of Care will receive an excellent salary up to £30,975 per annum.

This exciting position is a permanent full time role for 37.5 hours a week working day shifts on Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • 30 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)

  • A Company pension

  • Life assurance

  • Free uniform

  • Free DBS

  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme

  • Blue Light Card and “My Rewards” programme, offering you discounts on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more

Reference ID: 6633

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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