Acting Deputy Service Manager

Posted 26 June by Caretech

Acting Deputy Manager - Kenton Road - Harrow

About the Role
We are looking for a full time Acting Deputy Manager at our Kenton Road Service in Harrow

Kenton Road is a care home which provides care and support for service users learning disabilities. caring for up to 12 service users
Kenton Road is close to local shops, near to public transport, and has a lovely garden for our residents.

We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to lead as ordinary life as they can achieve.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

This position will have the responsibility of working with the manager in offering a professional, flexible service.

To supervise and lead a team of support workers to enable our service users to lead as fulfilling and satisfying a life as they possibly can

To act as a role model for staff, so that they are encouraged to understand the people you are support

To offer regular supervision to all staff

To be actively engaged with service users and staff, continuously seeking opportunities for improvements to service users lifestyles and staffs skills and commitment to achieve this

To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment

To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality

To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required

To work as part of a team to provide high quality care

The Successful Candidate for the role

will have NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is essential

Experience at a similar level is preferred

Full driving licence would be an advantage, due to the rural location

The ability to keep calm under pressure

Confidence to work alone and as part of a team

Excellent communication skills

The passion to work with vulnerable Adults

The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding Benefits

We offer Full Time Permanent contracts 37.5

We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards

We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care Career progression path within the company

DBS check paid by Caretech prior to starting with us

About Caretech

Caretech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services.
CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care.
We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our residents To enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to deliver first class care. CareTech Community Services are proud to advise that they are a Disability Confident Leader

Required skills

  • Residential Care

Application questions

Do you have previous experience in this type of role?
Do you have experience of being a Senior Support Worker or Deputy Manager?

Reference: 34853216

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