Residential care home manager jobs

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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Care UK£ 8.65 - 8.65 per hour

If your proven experience of caring for older people includes leading shifts, and you’re looking for a rewarding role that...

Posted 11th July 2020
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Ponteland, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland

Care UK

Have you a passion in supporting older people? Do you have interest Health and Social Care plus a willingness to...

Posted 10th July 2020
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Care UK

You You’re a caring person with a can-do attitude. You already have experience supporting older people, ideally including those...

Posted 10th July 2020
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Enfield, London, Greater London

Compass Associates Ltd£ 45,000 - 50,000 per year

Residential Home Manager (Elderly and Dementia care)                 Location - Enfield  ...

Posted 10th July 2020
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Hitchin, Hertfordshire

Compass Associates Ltd£ 25,000 - 25,000 per year

Residential Deputy Manager/ Assistant Manager (Dementia & elderly)   Salary -  £25,000 pa           ...

Posted 10th July 2020
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Ferndown, Dorset

Amber Mace£ 0 - 45000 per hour

Residential Home Manager Ferndown Rate: up to £45k plus substantial bonus! Hours: 40hrs p/w Are you an experienced...

Posted 10th July 2020
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Rushden, Northamptonshire

Amber Mace£ 0 - 9.49 per hour

Care Assistant (Days only) A fully compliant residential care home rated GOOD' by the CQC has...

Posted 10th July 2020
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Care UK

Housekeeping Assistant Full or part time hours are available. Are you looking for a Housekeeping Assistant/Domestic role that...

Posted 9th July 2020
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Prior HR Health Recruitment Ltd£ 45000 - 50000 per year

REGISTERED MANAGER - £ 45- 50 K -RESIDENTIAL HOME Lovely Home looking for a Good Manager ...

Posted 9th July 2020
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St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex

SYK Recruitment£ 25000 - 25000 per year

£25000 per annum (equates to NHS Band 5) | Full-time hours | Days | Small Care Home | Good CQC...

Posted 9th July 2020
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Compass Associates Ltd£ 50,000 - 55,000 per year

Residential Home Manager (Elderly and Dementia care)               Location - Cheltenham    ...

Posted 9th July 2020
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Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset

Remedicare Staffing£ 30000 - 32000 per year

Deputy Manager sought for a 60 bedded home in Weston Super-Mare A...

Posted 8th July 2020
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Rushden, Northamptonshire

JobPaths4U£ 11.50 - 11.50 per hour

My client has an exciting opportunity for a positive, enthusiastic and motivated individual who can lead a shift, is flexible...

Posted 8th July 2020
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Kettering, Northamptonshire

JobPaths4U£ 10.50 - 10.50 per hour

My client has an exciting opportunity for a positive, enthusiastic and motivated Senior Residential Support Worker who is flexible and...

Posted 8th July 2020
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Rushden, Northamptonshire

JobPaths4U£ 10.50 - 10.50 per hour

My client has an exciting opportunity for a positive, enthusiastic and motivated Senior Residential Support Worker who is flexible and...

Posted 8th July 2020
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Residential Care Home Manager jobs: frequently asked questions

Welcome to our registered care home manager jobs page, featuring all the latest roles throughout the UK, as well as frequently asked questions below.

What does a residential care home manager do?

Residential care home managers (who may be known as registered managers or care home managers) run residential care homes.

They’re registered to do so by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

As a residential care home manager, you’ll have to recruit and manage staff, organise the finances of the home, and ensure the quality of care meets nationally recognised standards.

The homes you manage could support adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, mental health conditions or older people.

What are the day-to-day duties of a residential care home manager?

As a residential care home manager, what you do on a daily basis can vary depending on the type of resident you work with.

However, your duties will typically include:

• Maintaining high quality, personalised care according to industry standards

• Hiring, managing and training staff

• Overseeing the budgets and finances of the home within required targets

• Observing health and safety standards

• Liaising with other local community organisations

• Overseeing medication and treatment plans and checking vital signs

• Planning and running group activities

• Working closely and communicating with residents’ families

Care management is very much a 24/7 responsibility.

You’ll likely work in a shift pattern, which may include unsociable hours and weekend work.

What qualifications do you need to become a residential care home manager?

To become a residential care home manager, you’ll need to become registered with the CQC.

This will require a blend of skills, qualifications and experience.

The most obvious route is gaining a level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care.

This qualification was created especially for aspiring care home managers.

However, there are some other ways of working yourself into a suitable position.

If you’re an NMC registered nurse with some leadership experience or qualifications, some care homes might consider you.

Also, with a Level 4 NVQ in Health and Social Care, as well as proof of being an experienced leader in other capacities, you may also be able to apply.

Equally, an undergraduate or master’s degree in social care would definitely make you a relevant candidate for registration.

Your skills will be carefully assessed too – not just your qualifications.

You’ll need to be caring, compassionate, patient and resilient above all else – but you’ll need to be a natural leader and communicator too.

After all, you’ll manage staff as well as the needs of residents.

How much do residential care home managers get paid?

Residential care home managers primarily work in the private sector, as the vast majority of residential care homes are privately operated.

So inevitably, unlike within the public sector, finding an average is tricky.

Industry statistics suggest that the average salary is somewhere between £30,000 and £35,000.

However, it’s not uncommon for residential care home managers to earn far more with plenty of experience – perhaps well in excess of £50,000 a year.

In the coming years there is a decent chance that the salaries on offer for care home managers will significantly increase as the country continues to try to fill the high vacancy rates in the sector.

When this will happen is hard to pinpoint, but a huge, government-led recruitment campaign is already underway, so things may change in the very near future.

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