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Daycare centre and residential care home director.


The care home manager manages premises devoted to caring for the elderly on an inpatient or daycare basis. Within this principle, s/he plans and organises institution activities and resources in accordance with established quality parameters to guarantee the quality of the services provided in daycare centres or residential care homes.


  • Plan, organise, manage and supervise the operation of daycare centres and residential care homes.
    Draw up specific work objectives on the basis of the general management schedule, establishing, if applicable, the calendar, the persons in charge and suitable follow-up for each area of activity of the residential care home or daycare centre (health, leisure, sports etc.).
    Assess, at least once yearly, service quality standards and user satisfaction levels.
    Keep the official documentation of the centre up-to-date, as well as all user details, ensuring that established legal requirements are fulfilled.
    Coordinate patient care provided by other services, organisations and similar institutions (such as the welfare departments of public administrations).
    Organise the contracting of services or products with suppliers external to the organisation (catering, leisure, sports and recreational services).
  • Plan, manage and supervise the tasks assigned to the staff of the centre.
    Plan and manage regular objective follow-up meetings with all the staff assigned to the organisation.
  • Plan, manage and supervise the services provided to persons being looked after in the organisation.
    Supervise the comprehensive quality care service, ensuring the comfort and safety of all residents 24/7, all year round.
    Ensure that resident rights are respected and that the persons cared for in the residence enter and stay willingly.
    Assess the needs of the patients and the care provided, as well as any changes which may occur during their stay.
    Encourage the participation of the resident's relatives in the planning of centre activities.
    Respond to complaints and suggestions made by residents or their relatives.
  • Represent the residence or day centre externally.
    Establish contacts with companies, organisations or administrations to promote or arrange the provision of services.
  • Carry out continuous training activities to keep up to date with potential innovations in the field of gerontology and geriatric medicine, in order to improve the services provided in the daycare centre or residential care homes.

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