About The Royal British Legion
The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin - ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We’ve been here since 1921 and we’ll be here as long as they need us.
Our Values and Behaviours
Does the following describe you?
- A desire to provide a great customer service and support
- Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others
- Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution
- Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop
- An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others
If so then we would like you hear from you ….
Due to a pending retirement we are looking to recruit an experienced Deputy Manager to support the Home Manager to deliver a safe, effective and high quality service to our veterans and their dependants.
Our home has 76 beds and is split into three dedicated areas for residential, nursing and dementia care. There is also a day care facility. Each area has a dedicated Head of Department to ensure staff teams are able to support our veterans. We are currently rated Good with CQC.
The role is predominately a supernumerary role but will involve working on the floor with our staff to promote good performance and ensuring good relationships are built with and maintained with those we meet.
You will be a Registered Nurse (with a valid PIN) with demonstrable clinical experience plus have experience of working with CQC regulations and standards. You will have been in a similar role within the care home sector. You will be an effective leader and have the ability to engage with your interpersonal skills and be able to motivate staff. A person centred approach to delivery of care is essential. You will be able to deputise for the Home Manager in her absence, share out of hours on call duties and demonstrate a flexible approach to your role. You will ideally hold a clean, current driving licence.
Hours are 37.5 per week which will include some weekends and late shifts.
In return we offer competitive employment T & Cs. Pension Plan. Employee Assistance Programme. Training support. Paid NMC fees and support with revalidation. Free car parking. Fabulous working environment. Life Assurance, Medical cover, subsidised meals with free tea and coffee. 28 days AL with bank holidays.
How to Apply
Please apply online at the Royal British Legion's website.
Closing date for this role is the 18th of February 2018.
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