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Woodhouse Hall, 14 Woodhouse Lane, East Ardsley, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF3 2JS

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


£12.86 per hour


18 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

***Deputy Manager - Residential ****

Are you a passionate team leader or senior support worker looking to take the next step in your career? Or are you an experienced Deputy Manager looking for a new challenge?

The priory group is currently looking for a Deputy Manager to join our specialist service based in East Ardsley. Woodhouse Hall provides a homely living environment for adults with learning disabilities, autism, mental health needs and challenging behaviours. The service supports up to 19 people and consists of two units. Our aim at Woodhouse Hall is to promote independence on various levels, from independent living skills to supporting individuals to live independently. As Deputy Manager your main role will be, to support the Manager in maintaining policy & procedures in line with our regulatory bodies.

Based in East Ardsley, the service plays active part of the community with easy access to local amenities, shopping and educational opportunities. Our diverse and experienced team make a difference to the lives of the people we support every day by enabling them to achieve outcome focused goals.

Working alongside the Registered Manager the successful candidate will be required to line manage a team of staff and have knowledge, understanding and experience of relevant legislation ensuring they comply with the requirements of CQC and other statutory regulators. Responsibilities will include, playing a key role contributing to elements of the assessment, planning and implementation of support for people who use the service maximizing independence and community participation in conjunction with the service user and their advocates. As Deputy Manager you will take pride in providing the highest standards of care to all residents and manage the Service to the highest standards, ensuring the people who use our services can be supported to live as independently as possible and achieve their goals.

The Priory Group offers structured career pathways, with many opportunities within the group and expanding supported living units. There will also be opportunity to carry out management NVQ’s.

What we’d like to give you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme


Division DBS info


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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