Job Ref: 11869  |   Gloucester

Peripatetic Manager

Gloucestershire Region

Competitive Salary



The Orders of St John Care Trust (OSJCT) is one of the largest not for profit care providers in the UK, delivering excellent specialist nursing and residential care tailored to meet our 4,000 residents’ individual needs across four counties.


An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Peripatetic Manager to support business priorities across OSJCT care home sites in the Gloucestershire Region. Reporting into the Assistant Operations Director, you will be a key role in supporting existing homes achieve a quality operation, meeting KPI's and ensuring quality care is delivered to our residents.  

A professional and dedicated Peri Manager is pivotal to the successful running of any of our homes across the county. A Peri Manager is responsible for our ensuring the residents receive the highest standards of care whilst maintaining the commercial viability of the home that they manage.

You will lead both the support and care teams to the highest level to strive for excellence in all areas of the service provision. As Peri Manager you will live by the Trust values, and act in compliance with all relevant legislation.   You will maintain a strong relationship with CQC. With your passion for the job that you do you will have the ability to provide care that is second to none for residents and help motivate and develop your team.  

The Peripatetic Manager will be expected to support any home within the region and be flexible in terms of travel. You will be managed by the Assistant Director of Operations but will report to the Operations Manager of the service you are supporting at any given time.. You will also support and mentor both new managers and managers who are experiencing operational issues. You may also be asked to assist with specific projects within in homes as the arise.

In addition to the above the Peripatetic Manager will also be required to support with:

  • Monthly operations visits
  • Audits
  • Investigations
  • Disciplinary Hearings
  • Quality Control and Management
  • Supporting the development of new services
  • Supporting the opening of new homes

You will have:

Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care or equivalent (or working towards).

Minimum 3 years working at supervisory level in relevant environment such as Home Manager or Operational Role.

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary Type: Salary
Salary: £45000
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
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Vacancy closing date: Sunday, 16th December - 2018 23:55

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