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Deputy Service Manager

Posted 11 December 2017 by Caretech Ended

FULL TIME Deputy Manager - La Marsh, Cottenham

About the Role
We are looking for a full time Deputy Manager to join our friendly team at LaMarsh based at our service in Cottenham, Cambridgeshire.

LaMarsh is a care home which provides care and support for up to 9 people with learning disabilities.

LaMarsh 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

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
Employee Assistance Helpline
Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme
Retail discount vouchers
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

  • Disability
  • Health
  • Records
  • Safeguarding
  • Supervision

Reference: 33540830

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