Home: Kingston House

Location: Calne

Pay details: Competitive plus attractive benefits package

Posted date: 15/05/2019

Closing date: 22/05/2019

Internal Advert for Greensleeves Staff only.

Greensleeves Care is a charitable, social care Trust providing residential and nursing care throughout the Midlands, East and South of England. We currently operate 24 homes and care for over 900 residents.

We believe that ageing should be a continued stage of development and growth, and as a result, our homes are characterised by variety and spontaneity. We pay unremitting attention to care quality and many of our homes have won national and regional awards.

Kingston House is a beautiful purpose-built care home set in an enviable position in the village of Derry Hill just outside Calne in Wiltshire.

The purpose of the Deputy Manager role is to assist the Registered Manager in the management of the home in accordance with the policies and procedures of Greensleeves Care and to take overall responsibility for the home in the absence of the Registered Manager.

You will need to be trained to at least QCF (NVQ) level 3 or equivalent and will have:

  • Relevant experience of working and supervising staff within a care home.
  • Excellent communication and administration skills
  • An ability to prioritise and cope with a busy and varied workload (essential).
  • An excellent understanding of the needs of older people
  • Knowledge and experience of person centered care.

To apply for this role please attach your CV and covering letter to the form on the right.  When writing your covering letter please address all areas of the person specification.

The closing date for this post is 5pm on Wednesday 22 May 2019.

Interview date to be confirmed

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Marie Powell Home Manager on 01249 815 555 or at

The successful applicant will be appointed subject to a POVA check and an enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is not subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Greensleeves Care is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

We kindly request no contact from recruitment or media agencies