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Head Of Care – Learning Disabilities

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Domus have an incredibly exciting opportunity as a head of care role to join one of the leading providers of specialist care in the UK.

The Head of Care role is a Senior Leadership position at a residential college for children and adults between the ages of 16 and 25. This role will involve leading a large care team and motivating the care team; including Deputy Heads of Care, House Managers, Senior Support Workers and Support Workers.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and develop a culture in their region that values the very highest standards of safety, quality and excellent service user care are consistently delivered.
  • Lead and manage the Management Team across all aspects of day-to-day business deliverables including monitoring performance in relation to quality and key performance indicators (QPI’s and KPI’s) to agreed targets for care standards, business planning, financial performance and quality.
  • Ensure compliance with all statutory regulatory bodies and company policies and procedures, and accountable for ensuring findings from internal site quality inspections are reviewed and actioned as appropriate.
  • Develop and maintain external stakeholder relationships (including Local Authorities and Care Commissioning Groups)
  • Establish and direct a regional recruitment and retention strategy designed to meet appropriate staffing needs, reducing turnover and avoiding unnecessary agency usage

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Passionate about improving the lives of others;
  • Innovative, enthusiastic and inspirational;
  • Committed, flexible and passionate;
  • A proactive, strategic, creative thinker and implementer;
  • An excellent communicator; team player;
  • Enjoys and thrives in a changing and varied environment, with an interest in further education and preparing for adulthood pathways.
  • Experience in quality assurance systems and processes.
  • Proven track record as a residential registered manager with CQC

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If you are interested in the above Managing Director vacancy, please call Ella at Domus Recruitment. 

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