Residential, day or domiciliary care manager/proprietor
- Ensures that the physical comfort and all material needs of service users are provided and attempts to resolve problems that may arise.
- Creates a friendly, secure atmosphere to gain the trust and confidence of those using the service.
- Assesses service users.
- Maintains contact between service users and the local community and/or family and friends.
- Arranges for payment of bills, keeps accounts and adheres to health, safety and other statutory requirements.
- Plans work schedules, assigns tasks and delegates responsibilities to staff.
- Determines staffing, financial, material and other short- and long-term requirements.
Typical Education Level
Level 4 NVQ; Intermediate, DipHE, DipFE
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 24% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for residential, day or domiciliary care manager/proprietor is £26,969
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 1,245. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for residential, day or domiciliary care manager/proprietor roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £26,969 per year. That is about £2,247 per month or £13.83 per hour. New workers generally start on £21,715, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £51,917
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 1,245 people are employed in the region.