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Deputy Manager
Ref: DAN03915

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  • Location
  • Chesterholme Hospital, Anick Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 4JR
  • Location
  • Chesterholme
  • Salary
  • 17.84 - 18.75 (37,107.20 - 39,000)
  • Hours
  • 40 hours
  • We support and care for adults living with a learning disability, who may also have a diagnosis of autism, in specialist supported living, residential services and hospitals. Our aim is to deliver effective and outcome based services within person centred, professional care environments, supporting people to have the most choice and independence possible. We set high standards for ourselves in the delivery of care, and most importantly, we put the people we support at the heart of everything we do.

     

    If you want to make a difference and ensure people can achieve their goals and get the most out of life, then please read on...


     

    In this role you will provide effective leadership to the service and will be a role model to your staff team. Your main focus would be to ensure the team provides safe, sound and supportive care to the people they support.

     

    Working with the multi-disciplinary teams, family members, local authorities and regulatory bodies, you will have overall responsibility and accountability for the delivery of a high-quality service and promoting a positive culture.



    As an ambassador for your service, you will provide leadership and management to the staff team alongside the service manager, ensuring each individual plays their part in promoting choice and independence for the people they support. Ultimately you will meet targets set out in our Quality Strategy, which will ensure your service is providing the best quality support and care possible.

     


    So what qualifications and attributes do you need?

    • We would welcome applicants who are proven leaders and have worked with varied stakeholders in the delivery of outstanding care
    • Qualified Nurse (RNLD or RMN)
    • Previous management experience is essential
    • See job description for more details

    If this sounds like you, we would love to welcome you to the team.

     

     

    Some of the benefits of this role include:

    • 33 days annual leave with length of service bonuses
    • Fully paid training
    • Paid DBS
    • Free parking
    • Courtesy meals and refreshments whilst on shift
    • Shopping and entertainment discount scheme (over 800 retailers)
    • Cycle to Work scheme
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Opportunities to progress and develop
  • Location Information
  • Based in the picturesque town of Hexham in Northumberland, Chesterholme is a specialist hospital providing assessment and intervention for up to 16 men and women living with a learning disability and complex needs. Within Chesterholme there are two follow-on services, which offer a choice between a three and a four bed self-contained apartments. This provides a care pathway from the main hospital to a service that focuses and promotes greater independence in preparation for moving on to either a residential or a supported living setting.

     

    Accommodation is generous and the people we support can choose gender specific lounges and a choice of two dining areas. There are three private gardens, each offering different areas for people to relax or take part in other outdoor interests. There is a life skills kitchen which is easily accessible for people wanting to make their own drinks, prepare or cook food for themselves or their visitors should they wish to. There is a large art room where people can enjoy a range of creative table top crafts, and a games room which boasts a pool table for the more competitive. We also have a relaxation room and a pamper room which are both available to all the people we support.

     

    Click here to read more about Chesterholme

     

    Click here to see the awards we have won at Danshell

  • Closing date
  • 07/07/2018
  • Job Description
  • Service_Deputy_Manager.docx

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