Deputy Nurse Manager - Green Park, Warrington

Southwold Crescent, Great Sankey, Warrington, Cheshire, WA5 3JS
Southwold Crescent, Great Sankey Warrington Cheshire WA5 3JS
Job Type
Job Category
Deputy Manager
Shift Type
Shift Structure
40 hours per week
Closing Date
04 December 2022
up to £50,000 (dependent on experience)

Extraordinary People, Exceptional Care

Are you a Deputy Nurse Manager, or ambitious Clinical Lead, looking for a new opportunity with an organisation that will help you develop and achieve your professional goals and aspirations?

Qualification required – Valid NMC pin

Location –  Green Park, Southwold Crescent, Great Sankey, Warrington, WA5 3JS

The Role:

As a Deputy Nurse Manager you will:

  • Support the Home Manager in the day-to-day running of all aspects of the home including; maintaining high standards of care and clinical quality, effective people management and communication with the team.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with residents, their advocates, and key external stakeholders in order to achieve positive outcomes for the Home and our residents.
  • Be responsible for understanding and complying with statutory and legal requirements relevant throughout the home, including HACCP, COSHH, Health and Safety, all aspects of the Health & Social Care Act 2008, have a clear understanding of Infection Prevention and Control policies, procedures and measures to support the Home Manager in maintaining a safe environment.   

  • Support the Home Manager in ensuring Orchard Care Homes’ governance framework is embedded at the Home and underpins the fundamental standards expected including effective risk management.

  • Completion of scheduled audits within the Home to monitor safety and quality and identify areas for improvement. Ensuring actions are put in place and completed.

  • Support the Home Manager in maintaining all legal and statutory records in accordance with current legislation and best practice.

  • Support the Home Manager as required with recruitment, inducting and developing a multiskilled care home team.

  • Support the Home Manager with shared Management on-call duties for the Home for evenings and weekends.
  • Provide support as required to the Team on the floor, ensuring the safe and effective operation of the Home

  • Ensure meaningful supervisions, clinical and non-clinical and an annual appraisal take place in order to identify career aspirations, areas for development and assign support where required. 

  • Facilitate daily flash meetings, and support as required with regular departmental and full team meetings in order to foster effective communication and safe working practices across the home.

  • Support the Home Manager as required with effective workforce planning ensuring appropriate staffing levels and skill mix are in place in accordance with resident dependency and reviewed on a regular basis as the needs of our residents’ change.  Effective management of annual leave and unplanned absence in accordance with our HR Policies and Procedures seeking guidance where required.

  • Support the Home Manager with the marketing and promotion of the Home using varying tools and ensuring all enquiries are dealt with professionally and in a timely manner including welcoming show rounds to prospective residents and their families or visiting professionals.  Accurate assessment of potential/new residents, completion and submission of contractual documents including the negotiation of appropriate fees.

  • Ensure yourself and the Nursing Team adhere to the NMC code at all times.

About you:

As a Deputy Nurse Manager, you will be an ambassador of Orchard Care Homes, liaising with GPs, health professionals and the residents’ families and friends, always promoting a professional and caring image of the home whilst championing our 6 core values, Enjoy Life, Welcoming, Kind, Professional, Positive and Respectful.

About us:

Welcome to Green Park Care Home - A specialist dementia residential, nursing, general nursing and short-term respite care home in Warrington.

Located in Great Sankey, Warrington, Green Park Care Home provides residential, nursing, short term respite and dementia care to 101 residents.

Winner of the Gold trophy for Best Smaller Care Home Group at the CHA (Care Home Awards) 2021.


  • Excellent training and progression opportunities, from day one, with career pathways to enable you to grow and develop
  • Recognition schemes, such as ‘Making a Difference’
  • Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Access to our fantastic Employee assistance programme in association with BUPA that provides 24/7 support

At Orchard Care Homes, we value our employees. Click here to find out more about our wide range of benefits.