Mackenzie Stuart is working with a leading home care provider with branches spanning the UK. They are currently looking for an Operations Director to come on board and oversee the operational performance of their establishment care branches, working with the board to continue expansion.
Our client is one of the leading providers in the domiciliary and home care market, with services spanning across the UK they have in recent years experienced significant growth and development, taking on a number of new services and contracts nationally. Our client is an employee centred organisation, recognising that employees are the key to their success, offering extensive training and opportunities to all employees.
The organisation focuses on working closely as a transparent team, ensuring all employees have the opportunity to reach their full potential. Our client is now looking to continue their success within the homecare market through taking on ambitious and driven individuals with the future plan to continue their growth and success.
The successful candidate would have responsibility of managing the companies establishment care branches across the UK. The branches are currently performing well and require a very driven individual to come on board and drive the portfolio forward. This role will involve working with branch managers providing support and guidance where needed to ensure that CQC standards are adhered to. The successful candidate will also work with the development team in assisting them with further branch openings.
This position will hold the budget for the branches, with the candidate being expected to ensure over expenditure is kept to a minimum, reducing agency staffing usage where possible and increasing revenue / number of care hours weekly.
Bid tendering will also be involved in this role, with the candidate focusing on maintaining and building relationships with local authorities where possible.
The successful candidate must have previous operational experience with a proven track record within home care / establishment care. Experience of multi-site management is considered a requirement for this role with the successful candidate having previously worked at a senior management level.
The successful candidate must have previously held budgetary responsibility with experience in new branch start-ups being preferable for this role.
The candidate must have extensive knowledge and experience in managing and supporting branch managers to ensure the services are performing to the best of their ability and meeting all relevant CQC requirements – continuously striving for ‘Outstanding’ ratings as well as to continue the growth and success of the branches.
If you feel you are suitable for this role please apply below.
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Job Reference: OD:OB
£80,000 - 100,000