Head of Registered and Domiciliary Care

Circa £41K per annum
Role type:
Full Time, All Year Post
37hrs weekly, 52 weeks per year
Contract type:
All year post
Closing Date:
Sunday 16 June 2019
Job Details:

Head of Registered and Domiciliary Care Services - South

Based at National Star Ullenwood GL53 9QU

37hrs weekly, 52 weeks per year

Circa £41K

National Star is recruiting for a Head of Registered and Domiciliary Care Services. You will ensure the highest quality of care is delivered throughout National Star long term residential and supported living services in the South.  You will support the Director of Services to develop new business in relation to long term accommodation (residential or supported living), promoting growth and transformation when appropriate opportunities arise.  You will ensure provision meets all regulatory requirements, aiming for those rated to be Outstanding.

How will you be rewarded?

Excellent salary

Group Life Assurance (Death in Service) – 3 times salary payable to nominated beneficiary if member of staff should die whilst employed by the organisation

Retail benefits through Lifestyle Membership Scheme- discounts on high street retailers and other offers and perks

Option to purchase an TOTUM Card

Occupational health support

Free DBS

Cycle to work scheme

Enrolment into company paid health cash plan after probation sign off – includes cash back on optical and dental costs, physiotherapy, flu jab etc. as well as access to a 24 hour employee help line, face to face counselling services and benefits website

National Star is a charity. We have colleges offering life-transforming education programmes combining learning, personal development and specialist therapies for young people who have complex learning difficulties and disabilities in Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and South Wales. We also offer long term living for adults who have complex learning difficulties and disabilities and have residences in Worcestershire, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire. We are an award winning organisation, achieving ‘Outstanding’ accreditations from both CQC and Ofsted and a Princess Royal Training Award, and recently won Tes FE Specialist provider of the year 2019.

The successful candidate will have;

Relevant qualification at Level 4 in a care related field (for example nursing, occupational therapy, social work, care).

Registered Managers award or additional management qualification to level 4

Management qualification at level 5.

Minimum 6 years’ experience in care or health service delivery.

Minimum of 4 years management experience which includes staff management, operational planning leadership and management of teams.

Experience of working with people with physical disabilities, learning difficulties or acquired brain injuries

Delivering Domiciliary Care Services

Negotiating contracts

Please refer to the job description for a full list of requirements. Should you require any further information please contact our HR team on 01242 527631.

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email hr.test@3dmarcomms.com

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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