Deputy Care Manager - Peterborough job vacancy

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Pay Rate (ph)
Up to £32k

Annual Salary
Up to £32k


Work Patterns
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays,

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Job description

Apollo Home Healthcare is a specialist complex healthcare provider within the community looking after adults and children with life limiting illnesses. Our management team comprises of a group of highly dedicated individuals who have a significant track record in the delivery of complex home healthcare services.

Due to continued growth we have a fantastic opportunity for a Deputy Manager to join our team in Peterborough.

The position will play a key role in supporting the Operations Manager, driving quality and nurturing and developing the service we deliver.

We are ideally looking for someone who has a track record in delivering a home care service, experience of working with a high volume of service users and strong people management skills. Full training will however be given.

The role will include:

  • Taking a lead role in implementation of new complex care packages, working closely with families & commissioners
  • Support and assist the Operations Manager and deputising for them when required.
  • Support with planning, coordination, development and administration activities with the purpose of providing a professional quality service.
  • Motivating staff
  • Assisting with recruitment activity to ensure packages of care are staffed fully.
  • Management of accidents incidents and complaints
  • Training and development of office based staff.
  • Coordination of complex discharges from hospital settings.
  • Ensuring all CQC requirements, relevant legislation and standards along with policies an procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Attendance at meetings with commissioners, families and with the wider MDT.

Personal Qualities:

Passionate about their role, committed to the highest standards of care and compliant with CQC regulations Driven by business growth and motivated to exceed performance targets Highly motivated, driven and organised Focus on delivering only the very highest levels of care A strong manager of people and team or an aspiration to be one. A hands-on approach.


  • Track record in delivering a home care service.
  • Strong people management skills.
  • The role is working within a dedicated team in a very fast paced environment.

The working hours are between 9.00 -5.00pm Monday “ Friday, based on 37.5 hours per week and does include some weekly on-call escalation duties on a rota basis. The role will involve travel across the areas that we deliver service.

Benefits include:

  • Working for growing healthcare company in a niche sector.
  • Salary up to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Performance related bonus
  • Company Pension Scheme

Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare?

We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users.

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Working for growing healthcare company in a niche sector
  • Excellent opportunity to progress and develop

We need key workers on the front line supporting our service users in the fight against the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated recruitment team on 01902 847111 or email on to find out more.

Why work for Apollo?

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this.

Just some of the benefits:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Full clinical training
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Onging training & development

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