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Deputy Manager

Reference

PRI32191

Location

Elm Tree, 8 Chandag Road, Keynsham, Bristol, Avon, BS31 1NR

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£9.65 per hour

Hours

40 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

**Deputy Manager needed for refurbished, CQC ‘Good’ rated service**

Elm Tree House, a CQC rated ‘Good’ home supports adults with learning disabilities and associated physical and mental health conditions including dementia, diabetes, bi-polar and dysphagia. We work with amazing, unique individuals who never cease to amaze us with their humour, progress and ability to make us smile daily. We are located a few minutes’ walk from Keynsham train station and on bus routes from South Bristol and Bath.

To be deputy manager, you will be flexible and have experience in leading a team as well as being able to demonstrate experiences and knowledge of supporting people in a proactive, person centred way. You will need to have the experience and confidence to deal with the challenging behaviours that autism can present.

What our deputy manager will do:

  • Support service users to live as independently as possible (including personal care)
  • Act as a senior member of staff on shift and be confident in supporting our service users and staff team
  • Build and maintain lasting relationships with service users and their families
  • Take service users out and about –  walking, local cafes, local lunch clubs and coffee mornings, singing groups, outdoor parks and gardens
  • Drivers able to go further afield for longer day trips and events
  • Provide in house activities – singing, sensory sessions and baking
  • Manage physical challenging behaviours
  • Contribute to the on-call rota and a varied shift pattern
  • Work with a great team and have fun!

What we give our deputy manager:

  • All staff encouraged to complete highest level of training they can and want to achieve
  • Home accesses a range of local training resources through local authority and distance learning
  • In house trainers for PROACT-SCIPr, Safeguarding and Mental Capacity and DoLS
  • Online benefits, cashback rewards, SMART childcare vouchers/pension options and much more!

Please call Geraldine Leavy on 0117 986 7791 if you’d like an informal discussion.

Division DBS info

Disclosure

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, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Senior_Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

30/11/2019