Domus are proud to be working with a fantastic national provider for adults with autism and associated learning disabilities to recruit for a Deputy Manager to help oversee the running of one of their residential provisions in Highbridge, North Somerset.
The service provides varying levels of support to adults with autism.
The pay scale is £18,000 to £26,000 dependent on experience and qualifications.
Key responsibilities :
Assisting the Registered Manager with all aspects of running the home including supervision of staff, rotas, care planning, quality assurance, training, budget management, finances and management of medication.
Ensuring adherence to all CQC fundamental standards.
Helping to ensure that the people supported achieve everyday breakthroughs.
Training, developing and motivating staff through example and attention to good working practice.
The ideal candidate will :
Have supervisory experience in the social care sector previously, ideally within the learning disabilities sector. e. supervisions and appraisals.
Have a working knowledge of care standards and related legislation and good report writing skills.
Have a passion to work in an organisation that specialises in autism, supporting autistic adults to live the life they choose
Be a driver due to the location of the service.
Have a clean DBS and have a full record of satisfactory references from jobs in the care sector.
Additional benefits :
25 days annual leave
Excellent induction, training and development programme including training about autism and opportunities to attend our conferences
Online staff discount scheme for a range of benefits (cycle to work scheme, season ticket loan)
Access to a 24-hour employee assistance programme