Registered Care Home Manager

Shire Oaks Court, Walsall

Position: Registered Care Home Manager

Care home: Shire Oaks Court

Location: Brownhills Road, Walsall, WS8 7BP 

Contract type: Full time  

Rate: Competitive salary - dependent on experience


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a forward-thinking and growing provider. Join us as our new Home Manager at Shire Oaks Court care home in Walsall.

This role offers you the opportunity to shape your own service and team, and really make a difference to people’s lives.

We have innovative digital systems to support you in all aspects of running your home, so you can spend less time doing paperwork and more time with your team and the people you support.

For Managers wishing to develop and grow, our training is second to none. We have a range of in-house leadership and management development programmes to support your career development. 


About Exemplar Health Care 

Shire Oaks Court is part of Exemplar Health Care, a leading provider of nursing care for adults living with complex and high acuity needs. 

We support adults living with neuro-disabilities, complex mental health needs and physical disabilities. 

Shire Oaks Court has 30 large bedrooms, each with an en-suite, across three units. The home has communal dining and living spaces, an activities hub, therapy room, a beauty salon and a large accessible garden.


About the role

As a Home Manager with Exemplar Health Care, you won’t just manage your home, you’ll be the heartbeat of everything that happens there.

You’ll have a great deal of autonomy and will lead by example, driving your team and pushing for continuous improvement daily. 

You’ll provide person-centred and quality driven care to ensure that you make every day better for the people who live and work in your home.

This is both an inward and outward focused position, demanding attention to multiple factors, including but not limited to:

  • quality initiatives and improvement
  • team leadership and management
  • recruitment and colleague development
  • referral management and occupancy
  • data collection, analysis and interpretation
  • financial management
  • customer relationships and marketing to ensure business sustainability and success.

Download our job description to read more: 


About you

Above all, you’re someone who identifies with our Exemplar Health Care values of fun, integrity, responsiveness, success and teamwork.

You must also have a first-level nursing registration with a valid Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) PIN. 

As this is a leadership role, you should have a minimum of three years management experience, ideally in a complex care setting. The role is also ideal for an experienced Deputy Manager looking for the next step in their career. 

You’re also someone with:

  • a thorough understanding of nursing care best practice, sector specific and employer legislation and governance frameworks  
  • great communication skills, able to build relationships with local commissioners and professionals 
  • the ability to inspire, lead and manage a team 
  • excellent time management skills, able to manage conflicting priorities and meet deadlines 
  • an excellent range of clinical, business, digital and operational skills.


What we offer

We offer great rewards and perks including: 

  • excellent supervision, peer support, learning opportunities and career prospects 
  • retail and lifestyle reward discounts
  • bonus scheme upon meeting KPIs 
  • pension plan 
  • Bupa health care cover
  • electric car salary sacrifice scheme
  • paid NMC membership
  • paid access to the RCNi Learning platform
  • 24/7 counselling and support
  • Blue Light Card eligibility.

How to apply

Sound good? We’d love to hear from you. Click the button to ‘APPLY NOW’.

For an informal chat about joining us, you can call our Nurse Talent Specialist Nicole on 07949 530 193 or email




Colleague stories

“There are many career opportunities at Exemplar Health Care and the support that I’ve received has been amazing. Everyone at Exemplar Health Care is committed to not only our residents, but each other. I am proud to be part of the Exemplar family.”

Nurse – Exemplar Health Care

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Rewarding your dedication

Whether it’s RCNi membership or NMC PIN payment for Nurses, or lifestyle and retail discounts for everyone, we’re always thinking about new ways of saying ‘thank you’ for being part of our team.


Lifestyle and retail discounts - all colleagues can access great savings and monthly discounts on high street shops, restaurants, pubs and holidays, as well as 2-for-1 cinema tickets.


Employee Assistance Programme - all colleagues can access 24/7 counselling and support through our wellbeing partner, Care First.


Pension plan - after 3 months, you’ll be auto-enrolled into our pension scheme with NOW pensions, where you’ll have up to 5% of your earnings (depending on your salary) put into the pension and we’ll contribute an additional 3%.

DBS check

Paid DBS check - we’ll pay for all new starters to have a DBS check, so you don’t need to cover the cost.


Career development opportunities - there are lots of opportunities to develop your skills and progress in your career at Exemplar Health Care, if you wish.