Are you a senior carer or team leader who wishes to progress to management? Or an existing care home manager interested in improving the standard of care you offer? Essential reading for anyone considering career progression to manager level, Managing to Care: The Care Home Manager’s Guide explores the role of the care home manager, and the preparation, experience and training this involves.
This invaluable guide will navigate the reader through their journey to becoming a manager, from analysing their leadership abilities and interpersonal skills when delivering care, to examining their personal and professional qualities and exploring their management ambitions and the ways in which they can achieve these in the care home.
Honest, engaging and informative, with a foreword by Martin Green, chief executive of Care England, Managing to Care will help carers evaluate the experience they have gained from working in a home, and reflect on where they are now and where they would like to be in the future. This helpful guide will provide all the encouragement and practical direction needed by carers – either to improve the level of care that they are currently offering, or to make the important transition to manager.