Deputy Manager

Melina Bolton T/A MRB Recruitment
County of Herefordshire
11.89 GBP Annual
14 Mar 2018
29 Mar 2018
Job Type
Contract Type

Deputy Manager

Learning Disabilities / complex needs

Hereford, Herefordshire

GBP11.89 per hour, plus company benefits

Full time, permanent

MRB Health & Social Care Recruitment have an excellent opportunity for a Deputy Manager based within a service that provides residential care to individuals who have learning disabilities and complex physical needs.

The service is in a rural location, with good bus service into the city centre. The service provides support for individuals with learning disabilities and complex physical needs including epilepsy and PEG feeding. Individuals have a range of communication needs and staff are highly trained to provide the necessary support. People who live at the service are encouraged to be as independent as possible and to take part in activities in and out of the service and are supported to attend appointments, social activities and work if they choose.

Our client truly are experts in their field, with many years' experience delivering specialist services to adults and children across learning disabilities, complex care, acquired brain injury, physical disabilities, mental health and autistic spectrum disorders. Care and support is provided across supported living services and residential homes.

Being a very values driven organisation, our client works hard to ensure that its core values are being practiced and carried out in all areas of how they operate such as in the planning and delivering of care, recruiting of staff - ensuring newly appointed staff and existing staff share the same vision and values and through achieving high standards - ensuring everyone is working to the same high standards of care and quality.

The company are winners of several healthcare awards and offer their staff ongoing training and professional development opportunities as well as some great company benefits such as; pension scheme, life assurance, child care vouchers, reward schemes to name a few!


As a Deputy Manager, you will oversee the Support team and work closely with the Home Manager and be responsible for promoting, managing and co-ordinating care plans and ensuring the service runs effectively and safely, adhering to company policies and procures and within CQC requirements.

As part of your role, as Deputy Manager, you will be expected to allocate shifts and training days, oversee recruitment and induction days and take a hands-on approach to management.

In return, our client will support you to work towards a relevant Care and Management qualification.

Requirements for a Deputy Manager:

  • Excellent time management experience, record keeping and administration
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience in recruitment and rota management
  • Experienced within a similar role within a relevant care setting
  • Familiar with appropriate regulations and legislation
  • Ideally some experience in budgeting or willing to learn

Look at some of the fantastic benefits our client has to offer!

  • Opportunity to complete a care management qualification
  • Salary scale / career progression available for those who are looking for it!
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Paid DBS and holidays
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Refer a friend from now GBP350

If you are interested in taking up a new job as a Deputy Manager, please email your cv immediately quoting reference - MB - Deputy Manager - HEREFORD and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your application in more detail.