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Service Manager

Reference

PRI52817

Location

Fern Lodge, 5 Eversley Park, Chester, Cheshire CH2 2AJ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Competitive

Hours

37.5 per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Adult Care is the UK’s leading independent provider of specialist adult care services. Our aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

With community-based residential care settings, as well as a network of supported living services, we support adults over the age of 18 with autism, dementia, learning disabilities, mental health conditions, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) and behaviours that challenge. We also offer a range of residential and nursing care settings for older people with varying levels of need.

Job Advert Location Description

Fern Lodge is a three storey semi-detached property providing specialist residential support for 17 men and women with a mental illness. Located in Chester, the service at Fern Lodge supports adults to promote and maintain independent livings skills, social integration and meaningful engagement. 

Job Advert Role Description

Confident enough to make autonomous decisions, while collaborative enough to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will ideally have significant previous manager experience in a social care setting and demonstrate true commitment both to your own personal development and to the development of your wider 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 of some of the most outstanding nurse leaders in the sector, market-leading rates of pay and almost limitless opportunity for career progression.

The qualities and skills we look for:

•           Strong Management and Leadership skills

•           Caring & compassionate with an excellent clinical track record

•           Passionate about delivering outstanding care to older people

•           Excellent organisation skills

•           Effective communication skills

•           Flexible, professional and committed to being the best

•           Quality driven with a desire to continually improve yourself & our services

  • RGN qualified desirable, but not essential

In return, we will give you:

•           Market competitive rates of pay

•           Specialist dementia training and support from our award-winning, university-accredited ‘Creative Minds’ programme

•           Full library of interactive learning resources from the Aged Care Channel in every home for personal & professional development

•           Range of salary sacrifice benefits including childcare vouchers, pension, gym membership, technology purchase schemes and more

•           Online benefits portal with a range of offers and cashback rewards

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. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date

30/09/2021