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Registered Manager for Community Houses




Grafton Manor, Church Lane, Grafton Regis, Northampton, NN12 7SS

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£27,000- £30,000



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Job Advert Role Description

Priory Brain Injury Services (PBIS) provide specialised care pathways within the Priory for people with acquired brain injury (ABI) and PNC. PBIS has been successfully delivering neurobehavioural rehabilitation and making a positive difference to people’s lives since 1985 to people with ABI, whose challenging behaviour prevents attainment of their maximum rehabilitation potential and personal autonomy.

Grafton Houses consists of a three bed male house and a 3 bed female house. The postholder is responsible for the operational and clinical management of these two settings. Grafton Houses forms part of the Grafton Manor pathway which comprises 25 beds in total. The registered manager is supported by the site Hospital Director and the wider SMT. Residents within the pathway present with challenging behavoiur or neurodisability as a result of an acquired brain injury. The site implements the neurobehavioural approach which is led by the site consultant psychologist.

The Grafton Manor pathway is a friendly, resident focused environment with a caring and supportive team. The resident is at the heart of what we do with evidence based interventions and positive outcomes.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Manager at Grafton House and 51 The Drive Community Houses. The postholder is responsible for the operational and clinical leadership of the sites with tasks including but not limited to rota and staffing management, supervision, family and commissioner liasion, audit, oversight of legal frameworks and documentation including care plans and risk assessments, site management including domestic compliance and ensuring that the service meets and exceeds CQC requirements.

Please see job description for further details about this exciting role.

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About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


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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