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Deputy Care Manager – Highwater House

Full Time or Part time (hours to be discussed). Starting Salary £32,798 (pro rata if part time). Shift working patterns, alternative weekends off.

Closing date: 30/06/2022

Highwater House is a 22 bed residential care home rated as Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). We provide care and support for adults with mental health and substance misuse issues.

Due to internal promotions, we are seeking a Deputy Care Manager to work alongside our Registered Manager. The post holder will coordinate the operational management of the service and promote the highest standards of care and support. In the absence of the Registered Manager the post holder will be responsible for the efficient day to day running of Highwater House, including being responsible for completing care plans, audits and monitoring team member performance.

We are looking for:

  • Someone with a full understanding of CQC requirements and local safeguarding procedures.
  • Experienced in leading and supporting teams to deliver excellence.
  • Someone with the passion and drive to support everyone living at Highwater.
  • Evidence of emotional resilience and tenacity to provide support even when faced with resistance.
  • Experience of supporting people who have poor mental health, addictions or who are ex-offenders.
  • Ability and willingness to be flexible and work unsociable hours, including evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

You can expect:

  • The support and guidance of working for one of the Top 20 Best Charities to Work For, as featured in the Sunday Times list for 2021.
  • For anyone wishing to learn more and progress, you will have a personal development programme tailored to your interests within our field of work.
  • Up to 29 days holiday and from your first day an additional ‘birthday’ holiday to be taken in your birthday month.
  • Access to discounted products and services and cycle to work scheme.

If you enjoy a challenge and you are committed to continuous improvement, we’d be delighted to receive your application for this very special role.

For further information, please Iain Boag or Angela Herbert on 01603 766627.

For an application pack, please download the below documents or email Once completed, please send to the same address.

St Martins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. An enhanced DBS check will be required for successful applicants.

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