Deputy Care Manager

Our client is looking for a reliable and motivated Deputy Care Manager to join their professional team at their Centre in Robinhood, Wakefield. This is a full time post working 37.5 hours per week.

Title: Deputy Care Manager
Reference number: 43392
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Full time)
Location: Wakefield
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: Circa £22,000 per annum

About the role As a Deputy Care Manager you will provide a customised, responsive and high quality service to people with multiple sensory impairments and/or learning disabilities. You will be a frontline supervisor, supporting the manager to effectively manage a team of staff to deliver person centred, specialist services.

You will need to have a sound knowledge of person centred planning, rota planning and staff management/development. They would like to hear from you if you are a committed, flexible and enthusiastic team player who is able to coach and mentor a team of support workers. You will be IT literate and able to undertake some administration duties.

About You You must be willing to work towards BSL level one (or equivalent), or be working towards an accredited award. You will need to have had proven experience of supervising and line managing staff, as well as experience of coordinating and planning a range of activities.

The successful candidate will have experience of dealing with challenging situations and of advocating in the best interests of individuals.

If you are interested in applying, please note that the right is reserved to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified.

Closing date: Monday 22 July 2019
Interview date: To be confirmed
To start: To be discussed at interview