Deputy Manager

Deputy Manager Gail Hall

My name is Gail Hall, and I am the deputy manager at Pennine Lodge. I have worked in the care sector for the past 30 years. I have a level 5 qualification in leadership and management in health and social care. I started as a care assistant and worked my way up the ladder. In my previous employment, I worked as deputy manager and also the manager of a care home.   

I am married to Dave. I have two children and three grandchildren.

In my spare time, I like to go for walks with our cavapoo Reggie. Spend time with the grandchildren and getaway in our caravan.


The Pennine Lodge Deputy Manager is responsible for:

  • Deputising in all areas of management in the absence of the home manager.
  • Overseeing and having a hands-on presence within the clinical team.
  • Undertaking pre-admission assessments and formulating person-centred care plans.
  • Managing the safe administration of medication and controlled drugs to the ladies and gentlemen in our care.
  • Ensuring that clinical supervisions and competencies for the care staff are completed.
  • Ensuring all areas of clinical compliance are maintained.
  • Completing audits and reporting findings to the manager.
  • Providing guidance to staff and implementing clinical care effectively.
  • Liaising with health professionals to review and monitor complex care and general health needs.
  • Promoting and developing the ladies and gentlemen’s mental well-being in our care by ensuring recreational activity is person-centred and relevant to their life story.
  • Completing staffing rotas and ensuring highly effective skill mix is maintained across the home.
  • Providing On-Call cover across the home.

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