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Deputy Manager

About The Role

We are looking for someone who can easily communicate with all staff and assist the manager with the running of the home. As deputy you will be a vital part of the team with responsibilities that make a real difference to the care that is delivered. Our team is as important as our residents, therefore elements of this role will be to support the team where you can.

We are looking for someone who has unparalleled kindness, influential leadership and a thirst to deliver the best care possible to our residents. At Akari Care we’re passionate about the care we provide, and we do our very best to ensure that our residents are not just cared for, but stimulated, cherished and loved.

Akari Care will offer you development plans, never curb your enthusiasm and support you in every way. In return we will look to you to promote an atmosphere which enables our residents to have fun and thoroughly enjoy living at Seale Pastures whilst offering a safe and supportive environment for our residents.

Are you someone with the same values?

Seale Pastures Care Home is situated in a charming hamlet in rural south Derbyshire, located between Swadlincote and Ashby de la Zouch.

Seale Pastures House is quite an imposing building, but there’s nothing imposing about the warm welcome we give to all our visitors: quite the opposite. In fact, we’re regularly told how approachable and friendly we are.

We try our very best to make the residents feel that this is their home – a real home from home. Our staff relate to the residents with care, compassion and genuine friendship, whether it’s having a natter, being a shoulder to cry on, or enjoying a bit of good humoured banter.

Skills required

  • You have a minimum of a Level 4 NVQ in Health and Social Care (or equivalent) and have, or be willing, to work towards the Leadership and Management Award;
  • You have experience of working in the health care sector;
  • You are driven, motivated and believe in quality of care;
  • You possess strong leadership and management qualities whilst taking on a dynamic and flexible approach to the role;

We are always searching for passionate and experienced people who are prepared to continuously grow, develop, and learn. There is career progression opportunities at all levels.

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