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Care Home Manager

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Fairhaven Lodge


We are looking for a Registered Manager for our homely 24 bed dementia home in Lytham St. Annes.

You will have experience in Managing a residential dementia home. This position will challenge you to deliver person-centred care in a home where residents always come first. Dedication, and the attitude that the “home comes first” is paramount. You may need to do hands - on personal care if need arises, and commit to the care demands of a smaller home.

You must have strong knowledge of the CQC fundamental standards in practice, be capable of overseeing all elements of residents’ care in a dementia setting, mindful of safeguarding, mental capacity and deprivation of liberty standards.

You will manage the home day to day, to ensure the Service meets the required regulations and relevant legislation, that the home is compliant, safe, effective and caring, while also meeting the organisation’s priorities, developing strategies to work with local agencies and social workers to ensure full occupancy.

This is a small older home and you need to be financially astute, practical, and organized, to manage our resources carefully.

You will have an excellent “front-of-house” manner. Well spoken, personable, decisive, confident, assertive, you will always be ready to represent the home and its values to all professionals and relatives.

To be a successful candidate you must be able communicate cogently, proficient in using all available technology whether this is preparing reports and care plans, dealing with professionals, Commissioning, or providing information to the Provider.

You will drive change where needed, bring proven strategies for moving forward and re-energizing the service. You will be committed to retaining /improving our rating with CQC and will have led a care home through successful CQC inspections.

You will be supported by a small but excellent dedicated team of staff and an experienced former Manager who has been with the home for over 10 years. Working cooperatively, and sharing acquired skills and knowledge, we would expect you to support the team, and lead the move to a digital care platform of the Provider’s choice.

Salary $28,500 per annum

Initial Interviews by phone then by Zoom/Skype.may be at rather odd times because provider is currently in a different time zone.

Application deadline: 9th September 2020


Recent experience of Management in residential Dementia care (minimum 2 years) plus appropriate qualifications to be registrable with CQC.

·Driver's licence, own vehicle.

·Complete Computer literacy

Dedicated individual

Preferred- someone who lives within 35 mins or less from St.Annes

COVID-19 considerations

Initial interviews from outgoing Manager and providers by phone, then by ZOOM or skype.. Hopefully this suits you too! The additional assessments Indeed sends you are to be completed within 48 hours of your application please; they help us get to know you better !

Application deadline 9 September 2020

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £28,500 per annum

COVID-19 considerations:
Initial interviews by outgoing Manager and Provider by phone, then by ZOOM or skype..