Registered Manager

Recruiter
Three counties care services ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30,000 per annum
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Three Counties Care Services Ltd, is an established Supported Living Service provider based in Birmingham, with an unenviable reputation for quality services.

We are currently seeking a Qualified Registered Manager, We currently operate 3 small homes across Warwickshire and one in Gloucestershire. The benefit package on offer is a salary of £30,000 per annum + company mobile + Laptop Job, after a successful probation period the role will also attract a company car.

Description: Registered Manager Reports to: Director

Purpose of role: To provide high quality supported living services that support the rights of customers to live the lives they choose as far as they are able.The registered manager is directly accountable to the Director and to CQC. Key responsibility efficiently manage the day to day running of the business. Allocate resources and monitor performance to deliver high quality supported living services. Manage all aspects of the staff team and provide sound leadership to ensure staff are clear about their respective duties and responsibilities and have the support they need to carry out their roles safely.

Duties and specific responsibilities: Manage the safety and quality of the business, be responsible for the safe delivery of the service in line with legislative requirements and company policy and procedures. Identify training and development to keep up to date with the law, best practice and changes in company policy. Apply this knowledge to day to day management and delivery of care and support. Understand and monitor health and safety in the workplace and in the field. Maintain full and accurate records and reporting systems in accordance with legal requirements and to ensure the effective running of the business Implement quality management and improvement systems. Effectively manage complaints and incidents. Carry out investigations relating to the quality of the service and use findings to make improvements. Be prepared to work flexibly to ensure the safe delivery of the service. To provide care support where required to cover staff. Provide a good service to customers. Promote the rights of each customer and keep their wishes at the centre of their care and support. Make sure that prior to each service commencing, a customer assessment and risk assessment with the customer, and/or their chosen representatives, has been completed including what the customer needs and would like to achieve from their care and support. Make sure a written individually tailored care and support plan has been created and agreed, that respects the customer’s wishes and promotes their dignity and privacy. Agree appropriate risk control measures to reduce identified risks Provide the customer, and where appropriate their representatives, with information about the service so that they are clear about what to expect and how they can raise any concerns. Apply excellent communication skills with customers, their families and representatives, staff and other health and social care professionals to deliver high quality services. Keep all information about customers and their families secure and confidential. Lead and manage staff, manage the effective recruitment, induction and training of the coordinator (s), supervisor (s) and support workers. Identify ongoing training needs and ensure staff are up to date with current best practice. Ensure there are sufficient numbers of suitably qualified staff allocated appropriately to meet service needs at all times. Implement company policy and procedures in relation to managing absence, disciplinary, capability and grievance matters. Provide information, guidance and ongoing supervision to enable staff to effectively and safely carry out their roles. Carry out appraisals and monitoring of staff performance. Ensure all emergency on-call issues are dealt with effectively, such as covering calls either directly or indirectly when support workers are sick or absent. Promote the business attend external meetings and represent the service in a positive manner. Participate in the growth and development of the business. Work with the Director to achieve business plan objectives.

This list is not exhaustive and from time to time you may be required to undertake additional duties. We will provide full training in line with regulatory requirements.

Essential criteria Experience of learning disabilities/supported living services Excellent time keeper and reliable Professional, smart appearance Good understanding of the regulatory responsibilities of a Registered Manager.

Must have NVQ L5/Registered managers award or equivalent.