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Deputy Manager Clinical

Kentford Manor
Jeddah Way, Kennett, Newmarket, Suffolk

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Jeddah Way, Kennett, Newmarket, Suffolk

Deputy Manager Clinical

Are you an organised, methodical nurse who is passionate about delivering positive change? At Care UK you can build a fast-moving nursing career whilst helping our residents fulfil their lives. This is a great opportunity for a passionate and hands on nurse to join the home as a clinical deputy manager.

The ideal colleague will be a personable and hands on nurse who is passionate about delivering best practice and be someone who is looking to join a hardworking and friendly team. At  you can expect the best quality care combined with a warm welcome from the team.

What you’ll do

Supporting and deputising for the Home Manager, you will provide inspiring leadership to nursing and care colleagues and oversee the delivery of high quality clinical and pastoral care.
You will be the homes nurse expert and your role will be a combination of utilising your nursing skills as well as your managerial and leadership skills.


You will focus on residents with complex needs, so it’s vital that you can conform with the latest guidelines, take far-reaching decisions and maintain the highest levels of clinical governance, whilst regularly auditing practices and procedures, Care plan development and assessments, Walk rounds, Look after all our residents alongside the team and offer personalised centred care.

Where you’ll work

We aim to be innovative in everything we do and are always looking for new ideas to bring into the home.


Our home provides residential, respite and nursing care for older people, including individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.


Our friendly, dedicated team makes sure that each resident feels settled and that their loved ones feel welcome at all times. We support everyone to carry on doing the things that are important to them, so that they can stay as active and independent as possible.
We offer residents lots of choices and always involve them in decisions about their care. And all of our activities are based around residents’ own interests and abilities.

Who you are

An NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you will be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools.


You will be keen to develop your leadership skills and clinical knowledge, capable of building close relationships with residents and their families, and determined to drive continuous improvement.

Who we are

Care UK are a multi award winning company who have recently been voted the UKs Best Residential Care Provider of the year, people are our passion and are at the heart of what we do. We are an honest and caring company who look for passionate individuals who care as deeply as we do.

Due to our highly personal and patient-centred approach we have seen rapid growth. We are one of the UKs leading independent healthcare providers who have a progressive new build project where we will see over 15 new build homes open across the country to add to our current portfolio of over 150 homes across the UK in offering expert residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people

What we offer

You can  expect competitive pay, access to a company paid web based system for your PIN re validation, bank holiday enhancements, paid DBS check, child care vouchers, cycle to work scheme, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform, Further training and qualifications, Development and progression, Support, guidance and a caring working environment

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At a glance

Location

Jeddah Way
Kennett
Newmarket
Suffolk
CB8 8JY

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Pay
Up to £52.5k
Shifts
Days
Contract
Permanent
Reference
SYS-14303

Why work at Kentford Manor

At Care UK's Kentford Manor in Newmarket, Suffolk, providing the highest standard of care for residents is at the heart of what we do. As part of our friendly team, you'll have the opportunity to develop your career and the support to go far.

Our team works in  a luxury care home a short distance from the town's famous racecourse and vibrant centre. We provide nursing, dementia and residential care, as well as short term respite care with fantastic facilities for residents, including a hair and beauty salon, cinema and beautifully landscaped gardens and sensory garden.

We truly believe that every one of us makes a difference. If you're a passionate, caring individual who works well in a team, consider a rewarding career at Kentford Manor.

Why work at Kentford Manor
Why work at Kentford Manor
Why work at Kentford Manor

A clinical role at Care UK

A clinical career at Care UK

At Care UK, no two days are the same. Our clinical teams thrive on taking each new challenge as it comes, while putting residents at the heart of everything they do.

Whether you've come from another care home or from a hospital, general practice or primary care background, at Care UK you'll have the time to care and build relationships with residents and their families so you can make a real difference.

 

Everyone needs to feel motivated and rewarded, so we offer a competitive package of pay and benefits. Read more here.

Here at Care UK, we want all our colleagues to have a long and successful career with us. Our vision is to provide an inclusive training culture that empowers all colleagues with sector-leading development opportunities. View our opportunities for apprenticeships, development programmes and career progression.

At Care UK, we're proud to promote our diverse workforce and are committed to nurturing an inclusive culture. Our teams’ wellbeing is our top priority, and we believe it’s important to foster a culture of promoting open and honest conversations. Read more here.

As a colleague at Care UK, we believe it’s important that you know what you can expect from your manager to ensure people are fairly treated and properly recognised from day one. Our People Promise sets out clearly what you can expect from your manager and Care UK.

A clinical career at Care UK
A clinical career at Care UK
A clinical career at Care UK

Trusted to care

A closely-knit team of managers, carers, nurses and support colleagues – and each of us is dedicated to your loved one’s care, health and wellbeing.

I have 20 years of experience in the care industry, most recently working as a manager for a large domiciliary and complex care agency. I joined Care UK for the opportunities it would open as one of the UK’s leading care providers.

As a manager, I think the most important part of my role is listening. It's also essential to be empathetic, and to have a good sense of humour.

Any time I can spend talking to residents and my team is my favourite part of the day. Seeing residents and their families happy makes me feel fulfilled in my role.

When I’m not working, I enjoy singing and walking my dalmatian.

Katrina Rayment General Manager