Current Vacancies

Acting Deputy Care Manager at Hesley Village

Reference No: HV/02/ADCM/18

CLOSED  16/02/2018

Location: Tickhill, Doncaster

Salary: £21,599 p.a.

Because of the nature of its work with children and vulnerable adults the Hesley Group uses the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work for any Group Company will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and vulnerable adults in the Group’s care. This post is subject to the enhanced level DBS check, please ensure you complete the form by clicking the link above before continuing with your application Our user reference for the check system is HESLEY with password Hesley. A summary of the Group's policy is available by clicking here

Established in 1975, the Hesley Group provides flexible, specialist residential services and schools. We aim to offer the best possible care, education and vocational opportunities for young people and adults, often with autism, who have a learning disability and complex needs including behaviour that may challenge. 

Hesley Village is set in beautiful surroundings near the village of Tickhill. Doncaster town centre is easily accessed by the bus that stops in the Hesley Village car park. The village is purpose-built to enable a wide variety of activities. Excellent facilities are available within the village to complement and enrich the lives of the people we support including a bistro, cinema, shop, bank/post office, therapy suite, hairdressers, bar and village hall.

We are now looking to appoint an Acting Deputy Care Manager at Hesley Village. You will be responsible for managing, monitoring and improving service delivery to ensure that the people who live at Hesley Village receive a complete person centred care service.

As an Acting Deputy Care Manager you will work closely with and support the Care Manager in all aspects of care provision for a residential area.  You will deputise in the Care Manager’s absence to ensure consistent leadership and management is provided. You will be proactive in ensuring that quality care and support is provided to the people we support through the direct line management of Team Leaders and through their team of support staff.

You will be an excellent role model and have a clear focus on developing effective relationships with the people we support, their families, staff and other key stakeholders.

You will hold a level 3 in Health and Social Care and a ILM Level 3 management qualification (or achieve in post within 12 months). You will also have significant experience of supervisory management in a care setting and working with adults with learning disabilities.

You will be joining a team who are passionate about safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support and a company who values its employees.

If you are a patient, an excellent communicator, caring and passionate about supporting people, working with The Hesley Group will prove to be a fulfilling and rewarding career.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Fiona Birkett on 01302 866906.

You may find the following documents useful to read through to help you decide whether this is the right career for you.

Job Description
Person Specification
Your Guide to Being a Support Worker Leaflet
Additional Information for Applicants

To apply online click the button above, alternatively to request an application pack please email stating the job reference number HV/02/ADCM/18 and also your full name and address.

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By application only, CVs will not be accepted

Closing date for receipt of both postal and online applications is Noon, 16 February 2018 2018

Please note that applications submitted after 12pm (Noon) on the closing date may not be processed

Hesley Group is an equal opportunities employer.