General Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Salary:

    Circa £75,000 Basic + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Tom Norton

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working with an independent, national care provider to recruit a General Manager for a large, purpose-built, care home in Leicester.


My Client is a family-run care provider with a nationwide portfolio of modern, nursing & residential care homes. Proud of their culture delivering high-quality professional care in comfortable & homely environments, they are dedicated to investing in their Managers to develop long & rewarding careers with them.    


A great opportunity to manage this large & spacious, purpose-built, luxury care home located in a historic Leicester suburb. The successful candidate will continue to manage a profitable home and support their team to achieve "Outstanding" in their next inspection. 

  • Manage the day to day operations of the home.
  • Provide unparalleled support to mentor & develop junior managers. 
  • Lead & engage your team to create a caring, family environment ensuring the highest quality of professional care is delivered.
  • Budget & cost management to deliver a profitable home.
  • Effective marketing of the home within the local community to maximise occupancy.
  • Ensure the home continues to retain their "Good" rating & moves forward to exceed current CQC requirements.
  • Forge and manage strong relationships with residents & their families, the local community & regulatory bodies.

Key skills & knowledge:
  • 2+ years Home Manager experience.
  • Level 4 or above management qualification in Health & Social Care. 
  • In-Depth knowledge & understanding of current CQC regulations & requirements.
  • Sound commercial awareness experienced in running a financially viable home.  
  • An inspirational Manager who can lead from the front to develop & mentor large teams to consistently achieve excellence.

  • Circa £70,000 - £75,000 Basic salary
  • Competitive bonus
  • Professional development opportunities