Care Home Manager / General Manager

Salary To be Discussed
Contract type Permanent
Hours Full-time
Job Advert Description

General Manager - Luxury Care Home – Orpington (Kent)

We are looking for a dedicated, highly motivated and experienced Home Manager to manage our flagship service - a 75 bed luxury home offering the highest levels of support to its residents through personalised residential, nursing and dementia care.  This is a unique opportunity to become involved in the first of a new brand of Luxury Care Homes and Senior Villages.

Our new home, one of many to come, has been launched with the aim of developing a service attuned to the individual needs of each resident, and a place where they are proud to call home. We believe in investing in the products that enable our staff to deliver efficient care in the most effective and discreet way. We also recognise that in order to deliver a high quality service for our residents, we must create a supportive and happy environment for our staff.

The Role

As the General Manager, you will be involved in all aspects of this new development and will drive high-quality care, hospitality and support within a luxurious environment.  You will work to build effective relationships within the community with commissioners, regulators, partners and professionals and further build the Homes’ profile within the area.

You will work closely with your Deputy Manager, Customer Relations Manager, and Care Operations Team to deliver 24 hour personalised residential, nursing and dementia care.  You will manage all areas of the home including financial, operational and leadership; working to meet private fee rates, occupancy targets, and EBITDAR to optimise profitability whilst providing the highest quality of care and services to residents.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

At least 5 years previous experience of managing a private care home is essential.  Experience in leading a new commission/development within this sector would be desirable, but not essential

Working knowledge of CQC and acting as Registered Manager within a care home environment

Experience of effective budget management and working to/exceeding KPI’s whilst leading a dynamic and caring team

Be highly organised and able to work to conflicting and challenging deadlines

Good level of IT skills and literacy

A Registered Nurse qualification would be preferred but is not essential

What we can offer you

  • Fantastic induction, training, and ongoing support
  • Company uniform
  • Free Parking on site
  • Opportunities to progress your career within One Housing
  • Employee Recognition Scheme
  • Pension contribution
  • Health and dental cover and eye care vouchers
  • Meal provision
  • A host of other benefits, including discounts at major retailers and high street stores, childcare vouchers and Cycle to Work scheme
  • DBS Cost covered

About Us

Baycroft create luxury care homes and senior villages, designed to cater to the varying and individual needs of all our residents. Our aim is to develop homes and villages that you are proud to call home.

Baycroft was created by One Housing – one of the UK’s largest housing associations.  With over 50 years’ experience, managing 16,000 homes in the South East, One Housing is London’s largest provider of care and support services to people with complex needs.

One Housing values the diversity of our workforce and we welcome job applications from all parts of the communities which we serve.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to excel in this position, please apply to this advert or get in touch by contacting us on 0800 093 9616