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Deputy Manager




Hamilton House, Malvern Road, Leigh Sinton, Worcestershire WR13 5DZ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£10.22 per hour


40 Hours Per Week

Job Advert Role Description

To support the Service Manager by being responsible for key areas of service provision and in their absence being responsible for the overall service, including providing, managing and coordinating of support for service users.

Candidates will have proven experience of being responsible for key areas of service provision and in the manager’s absence being responsible for the overall service, including providing, managing and co-ordinating of support for service users. A good understanding of budgets is desirable. 

Candidates will be able to demonstrate an up-to-date working knowledge of regulatory and procedural requirements in relation all aspects of management of the service and service user support plans, to ensure the service maintains full compliance with internal and external regulatory and procedural requirements, as evidenced through external and internal inspections, monitoring visits and audits.

You will be responsible for:

  • Contributing to, or being responsible for, elements of the assessment, planning and implementation of support plans for people who use the service. 
  • Contributing to the proper maintenance of all reports and records.
  • Contributing to the implementation, embedding and sustaining of governance processes. 
  • Promotes a Positive safeguarding and learning culture, where there is openness, honesty and transparency. 
  • Role modelling positive culture and ensuring it is embedded in practice along with the principles of care.
  • Ensure incidents at the service are recorded and reported appropriately, and that appropriate follow-up action is taken.
  • Contributing to the identification and reporting of risks for the people who use the service, colleagues and visitors.
  • Facilitate annual reviews, regular reviews of care plans and risk assessments of the people we support.
  • Identify and implement improvements within the service at all times.
  • In conjunction with the Service Manager, ensuring the day to day supervision and management of the service.
  • Manage systems and processes which affect service compliance in a timely manner
  • Ensure that weekly/monthly returns are completed in the absence of the Service Manager.
  • Organises and prioritises governance around the operational needs of the home.
  • Consider the welfare and support of colleagues, service users and their families.

You may be required to undertake other duties appropriate to your post and/or hours of work, as may reasonably be required of you at any other sites or premises, locations in the community and in the homes of the people we support, as the company may reasonably require on an occasional or frequent basis to meet the needs of service provision as required by Priory Adult Care.

Division DBS info


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.

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