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Registered Manager




Dalton Court, Europe Way, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 0RJ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


Crica £50,000


40 per week

Job Advert Role Description

Home Manager/ Registered Home Manager/ Registered Manager

Priory Adult care is looking to recruit an experienced Home Manager (Nurse Registered) for our older people’s service based in Cockermouth. Dalton Court is a purpose built care home providing a friendly and companionable place to live for older people requiring general or specialist dementia nursing care. Located in the heart of the Lake District, the home offers a supportive environment with individualised bedrooms and comfortable lounge areas. 

About the job/role

As registered manager it will be your responsibility to effectively manage the full, day to day operations of the home as a business, ensuring the best possible care can be provided for our service users/residents. 

  • Ensuring delivery of effective quality care to the people we support, helping residents to grow in self-worth and where possible independently, enhancing overall quality of life.
  • Manage and maximise occupancy, by building a positive local reputation and through creative marketing strategies
  • Comply with all statutory and regulatory requirements (CQC) meeting and exceeding care standards, taking accountability for the home striving for excellence, high ratings, and quality recognition within the local community
  • Positive management of staff including HR/supervisions/appraisal/staff training/ acknowledging and utilising staff potential (with the support of central service teams)
  • Maintaining financial efficiency and budgets for the home

We require a highly motivated and experienced leader who has the drive and passion to deliver excellent care and support. You will have significant knowledge of the Northern Ireland regulatory framework we work within. Putting your own positive stamp on the home and the business. To be considered for the role, you must be nurse registered holding a current NMC pin registration and have experience within a similar role.


  • Extensive tailored training packages (Including internal & external training) & support with CPD
  • Gym Membership, dental insurance, travel insurance, cycle to work scheme, eye care vouchers and simply health
  • Pensions (Standard Life & auto enrolment scheme NEST)
  • Career progression opportunities within the adult care division and the Priory Group
  • Paid DBS 
  • 28 days annual leave 


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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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