• Essex
  • Permanent
  • Band 7, Band 8
  • Home Manager, Regional Manager

Athona recruitment are currently recruiting for a Care Team Manager to join a top Care Home and lead a small team of staff to maximise quality of life for residents, some of whom may be living with dementia, and maintain the day-to-day efficiency of the home.

The Home offers modern and spacious residential living for older people, including those living with dementia. South Woodham Ferrers is close to the towns and villages of Rettendon, Battlesbridge, Hullbridge and Fambridge.


  • To co-ordinate a team of carers providing support to residents in the Home.
  • To be responsible for the day to day operational management of the team including the oversight of staff, allocation of work, supervision, coaching and mentoring.
  • To liaise with residents’ family, friends GP, Community Nurses, specialist, pharmacists, local authorities, local councils, voluntary bodies and any other associations related the care for the elderly

Hours of work: 30 hours per week

Salary: £9.50 / Hr

Experience / Qualification:

  • Practical experience of working with older people especially with people living with the dementia is an advantage. Two years’ experience in a care assistant role is required.
  • QCF/NVQ level 2 required, level 3 preferred. If you do not hold a level 3 then it is mandatory that you undertake this qualification.


  • Comprehensive induction and ongoing training to develop your career.
  • Introduce a friend scheme.
  • Uniform provided
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Pension scheme

Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by applicant. The employer has claimed an exception under the Equality Act 2010.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of adults. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

Why choose Athona?
* Exclusivity to jobs across all bands and specialities
* Specialist dedicated recruitment consultant
* Referral scheme

Athona Recruitment’s Nursing division is an award-winning, on-framework agency that specialises in placing nurses in permanent and temporary positions.


  • Job Reference: Manny-Carehomes-Mang