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Care Home Manager (Blackwater Mill – Isle of Wight)

Blackwater Mill in the Isle of Wight, is looking for a fantastic, well-organised and compassionate Home Manager to run our 60 bed care home in Newport, Isle of Wight. You will lead a strong management team which consists of a Support Manager, a Deputy Manager and 2 Heads of Care. We are happy to consider both experienced managers and deputy managers looking for a step up.


As Home Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day running of the care home, from ensuring that the care is outstanding, to managing the staff and making the business financially successful. Your role is pivotal to the success of the home. You will need to have previous experience as a Manager or a Deputy Manager of a nursing or residential home. You will be practised in leading a team and able to inspire and motivate your staff to perform to the best of their abilities. Your organisational skills will be outstanding, particularly when it comes to paperwork.


  • NVQ 5 preferably or equivalent (we can put you through this if required).
  • At least 5 years of experience in the care industry.
  • Experience in managerial role in a care home.
  • Business-minded.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Excellent organisational and paperwork skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From £60,000 per year depending on experience