Head of Quality

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Salary:

    £75,000 + £3k car allowance

  • Contact:

    Aaron Johal

  • Contact email:

    aaron.johal@harbengreen.com

  • Job ref:

    1371

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-30

  • Consultant:

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Harben Green are working with an award-winning, national care provider to source a Head of Quality to join their senior management team.


Client:

Recognised in the UK's top 20 care providers, my Client benefits from an excellent reputation within the sector. They are passionate to attract & support the development of a strong team who will share in their vision & values. 


Role:

Working closely with the COO, this is an excellent career opportunity for an experienced senior manager to implement & develop the quality & compliance function across the Group. The successful candidate will be passionate to deliver person-centred care of the highest quality focusing on the resident experience.


Responsibilities:
  • Oversee the quality & compliance across the nationwide portfolio of nursing & residential care homes. 
  • Lead & support your regional management team to ensure compliance in line with company policies & UK regulatory bodies requirements & regulations. 
  • Monitor & lead the accurate production of quality indicators using data to identify potential areas for support and improvement.
  • Carry out inspections across the homes to ensure they consistently progress to achieve excellent CQC & CI reports.
  • Manage clinical care auditing processes across the homes.
  • Promote a person-centred approach to care by supporting effective care planning & inspiring positivity throughout the homes.

Key skills & knowledge:
  • 3+ years management in older people nursing & residential care homes.
  • RMA Level 4 or above/equivalent qualification in care.
  • RMN/RGN Active Nursing Pin.
  • A proven track record managing homes with a "Good" CQC rating and/or turnaround experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of current & evolving CQC, Care Inspectorate (desirable) & UK Healthcare regulations & requirements, skilled in implementing process & compliance.
  • Provide strong leadership to support your Regional team to deliver outstanding levels of care & achieve career progression.
  • Clinical auditing experience. 
  • MUST have a full Driving license.

Package:
  • £75,000 Basic salary
  • £3k Car allowance
  • Generous holiday allowance (28+BH)
  • Professional development opportunities 
  • Reward & recognition culture