Deputy Manager - Registered Nurse

Company Name:
Balquhidder House
Salary Details:
£38,000 to £40,000 per year + Employee benefit in addition
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
We are currently seeking a Deputy Home Manager (RGN / RMN) with experience in providing excellent Nursing Care to manage our purpose-built, 65 bed care facility in Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire.
You must be persuasive with a warm approach, having the ability to influence, lead, supervise and inspire the established team at Balquhidder House.

About the role:

We are seeking an experienced Deputy Manger to:

  • To manage all aspects of the home in the absence of the Home Manager.
  • To maintain excellent clinical performance and health & safety standards.
  • To support the maintenance of a positive reputation for the Home in the local community.
  • To support the attainment of budgeted financial performance; maximising fee levels and exercising sound cost management across the Home.
  • To help build and maintain a well-motivated and engaged workforce.
  • To perform direct nursing duties on a basis agreed with the Home Manager in accordance with contractual arrangements.
Qualifications and Skills
What you will provide:
  • Qualified and Registered with the NMC as RGN or RMN
  • Minimum of 3 years’ post-qualification Practice in a health and social care setting with older people
  • Previous experience of leading a team
  • Great written and verbal skills for communication and understanding
  • Good IT skills and confidence in computer based work
What we’ll offer you in return: Handsale values its people, so you can expect:
  • Highly Competitive rates of pay £38,000 to £40,000 per year + Employee benefit in addition
  • 28 days holiday entitlement
  • Additional courses and extra training to advance your careers and improve your skills
  • Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme
  • Established, Reputable, Forward Thinking Employer
About The Company

About Handsale Ltd:

Handsale Ltd is a privately-owned healthcare company that currently owns and operates Seven Care Homes across England, Wales and Scotland. Founded in 1988 as a family business, Handsale has proudly maintained its family owned and operated structure to this day. Handsale has over 30 years’ experience in healthcare and is a well-respected group in the industry. The Company operates 458 beds and employs over 569 people. Each Handsale care home is exactly that – a home. They are all situated in carefully chosen areas where their residents can continue to lead fulfilling lives while feeling confident and secure.  The homes are run with an ethos based on quality, trust and support. Handsale prides itself on being an integral part of each of the communities it serves.

Balquhidder House- Handsale Ltd
The home caters 65 residents and offers Nursing and Residential care. We care for people those with Dementia & Old Age. Facility & Services we offer are Palliative Care, Respite Care, Convalescent Care, Alzheimer’s Care, Cancer Care, Stroke, Bipolar/Manic Depression, Cerebral Palsy, Colitis & Crohn's Disease and Separate EMI Unit.