Director of Care - Adult Social Care

  • Hampton's Resourcing
  • Ramsbottom, Bury, UK
  • Mar 17, 2019
Full time Healthcare

Job Description

Hampton's are proud to working in partnership with Persona Care and Support Ltd to support them in recruiting a Director of Care who will be responsible for leading their operational services going forward. This is an exciting time to be joining Persona as they have built an organisation with its own heart and mind and already have some ambitious plans in place for the future.

Persona is a local authority trading company of Bury Council, who employ around 450 staff, and have now been successfully trading for over 3 years. They have 3 main service offers; Days, Stays and Lives which support older people and people with a learning disability through the residential, day care, supported living and respite services they deliver across Bury.

The role:

Reporting to the Managing Director you will play a key role in shaping Persona's future. As the CQC Nominated Individual your attention to detail will be crucial as you and your team of direct reports will be expected to maintain high standards of quality whilst continually driving service improvement.

Persona are seeking an experienced care professional who knows that no two days are the same hence the ideal applicant will come equipped with a toolbox of ideas and solutions as well as a can-do attitude. With a strong senior management team already in place Persona would like to appoint a collaborator who is able to recognise the skills and resources around them and be motivated to work in partnership for the benefit of the people Persona support.

Interested applicants will have:

  • A professional qualification in social care or nursing at degree level.
  • Extensive knowledge of social care standards and regulations and how these relate to practical operation of a service.
  • Good working knowledge of care planning and management systems.
  • Previously worked at a Senior Management level and have been responsible for leading operational social care services across a range of disciplines and multi-site delivery.

Salary & benefits package:

  • Annual Salary - up to £61,812 for the ideal candidate
  • Pension Scheme - Persona offer a 6% matched contribution scheme
  • Annual Leave Entitlement - 22 days per year, plus bank holidays
  • Life Cover - As peace of mind for your family, Persona provide life cover at 3 times your salary

Interviews will take place the week commencing 29 th April 2019.

Should you have any questions or would like to discuss this position in more detail, please call our retained Consultants at Hampton's Resourcing, Gary McPhee or Deeon Pegg, on

If you think this is the role for you and you would like to become part of the Persona Team, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to: