House Manager Vacancy

Gerard House in Kings Langley

Some of the House Manager duties within this role include:

  • Providing a professional service and welcome all visitors in a friendly manner.
  • Being available to all Residents to offer help, support and advice as necessary.
  • Promoting good communications between the Residents and their families, and our partners who provide support and other services.
  • Managing the house gardens in an efficient and effective manner such that a safe, secure, well maintained and pleasant environment is provided for our Residents.
  • Dealing with emergency situations as they arise in a professional way.
  • Facilitating social interaction and helping Residents to enjoy retirement living to the full.
  • Provide nutritious and healthy well-balanced meals for the residents
  • Recruiting, train and oversight employees
  • Manage budgets of the house
  • Maintain financial records of the house
  • Plan and solve issues
  • Promote the business
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety
  • Legislation and licensing laws
  • Make shopping lists to manage necessities

The successful candidate will have the following key competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills with a real “can do” attitude.
  • Experience in working with older people.
  • A professional approach with high quality standards.
  • To be reliable and flexible 
  • Thrives in a busy a varied role, where every day will be different.
  • Be resilient and can problem solve effectively.
  • An awareness of basic Health and Safety will be a distinct advantage.
  • A good level of computer literacy including Microsoft Word and Outlook.
  • Level 2 or above qualification in Food Hygiene
  • Previous/current work based first aid qualifications will be an advantage.


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Job Closing Date:
30 April 2023

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