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Unit Manager




Charnwood Lodge, Woodhouse Lane, Nanpantan, Leicestershire, LE11 3TG

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time




42 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking for a Unit Manager to work at our site Charnwood Lodge in the village of Nanpantan, Leicestershire, part of Priory Adult Care.

Charnwood Lodge is a residential home for young adults from the age of 18 years old with learning disabilities, autism, Prader-Willi Syndrome or mental health conditions.

We are looking for someone confident enough to make autonomous decisions, while collaborative enough to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will ideally have previous experience in working in a residential home setting and demonstrate true commitment both to your own personal development and to the development of your wider team. As a unit manager you will be responsible for working with the home manager in leading a team.

Your caring and professional approach goes without saying, as does your strong work ethic, reliability and ability to build solid working relationships. In return, you will receive the support from experienced senior staff, market-leading rates of pay and career progression.

The qualities and skills we look for:

  • Previous residential home care experience is desirable but not essential
  • Caring & compassionate with an excellent clinical track record
  • Passionate about delivering outstanding care to our residence
  • Excellent organisation & leadership skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Flexible, professional and committed to being the best
  • Quality driven with a desire to continually improve yourself & the services we provide.

What we’ll give you:

  • A rewarding job, full of variety and opportunities for career development
  • Brilliant, ongoing training to help you achieve more
  • Support of an experienced and friendly team of colleagues
  • A range of salary sacrifice benefits, cashback rewards, pension options and much more!
  • Access to our Career Pathways, which will help shape your career with us – you can work towards goals and milestones that will take your career in whichever direction you wish

Please call Charnwood Lodge on 01509 890 184  if you’d like an informal discussion.

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All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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