Ripon, North Yorkshire
£23,951 - £26,612 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About The Royal British Legion

Careers in Care, Nursing and Recovery

Across the country, in every city and on every street, the Legion is there to support our Armed Forces community. As the largest charity of our kind, we have 235,000 members, 60,000 volunteers and a network of partners all helping us give support wherever and whenever it's needed.

And our Care, Nursing and Recovery teams are there when people need us most. Supporting this community throughout the nation with understanding and compassion.

As part of this team, you’d be providing dedicated care homes for older veterans, helping those living with dementia, supporting carers, or ensuring ex-service personnel and their families can live safely at home.

As well as being there with practical, hands-on support, you’d also offer advice and guidance. Whether that’s to help people with a particular need, or more simply to ensure that they are making the very most of the care, programmes and services we can provide.

It's this mission, this scale, this challenge and the values we all live by, that makes the Legion such a fulfilling place to thrive.

If you want to give your days meaning. To put your passion into a role with real impact. To support people and be supported yourself. In an inclusive team that faces every challenge together. Whatever your interests and ambitions, we think you’ll find a role here that works for you, with career opportunities right across the UK.

The Role

We are looking for a passionate Facilities and Hospitality Manager for our Care Home, who will be responsible for the facilities and estate ensuring a high-quality provision of maintenance, repair and renewals are delivered in a safe and timely manner.

The role also involves managing all aspects of the day-to-day operation of the Housekeeping and Hospitality Team ensuring excellent standards of hygiene, presentation, and customer relations. Individuals should have a caring nature and enjoy working with older people with nursing needs.

You will be required to Educated to Level 3 (British Institute of Facilities Management) and willing to work towards the Level 4 diploma in Hospitality Management. Proven experience of leading and managing teams in a complex and fast paced environment such as a hospital, care setting or hotel is required to fulfil this role.

You will be the key contact for our internal and external stakeholders to include the Corporate Facilities Management Team and our suppliers.  You will be expected to produce detailed audits and have sound knowledge of the relevant codes, legislation related to the running of a Registered Care Home.

Please note this role is based at our Care Home, Lister House, Southgate, Ripon, HG4 1PG and requires working 5 days in 7 including some weekends.

Address: Ripon, Yorkshire 

How to Apply

Please click "apply online"

Closing date for this role is 13th August 2021.

The interview date for this role is scheduled to take place on 23rd August 2021

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Posted on: 29 July 2021
Closed date: 28 August 2021
Tags: Operations