Deputy Children's Home Manager

22000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual + GBP22000 - GBP26000/annum + GBP28 per sleep in
13 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
We are looking for a passionate Deputy Children's Home Manager in Newport, Shropshire to join a leading provider of therapeutic residential support for children and young people with complex needs. You will be joining a family run organisation who go the extra mile for every young person they support. They offer safety and stability to those who may have suffered physical or mental abuse, helping them overcome their complex needs when they may have nowhere else to turn.

As Deputy Children's Home Manager, you will provide leadership and support to your staff team to ensure high quality therapeutic care is delivered to young people. Your responsibilities will involve:

- Supervisions, appraisals and supporting the staff team daily.
- Identifying ways to support the children to enable them to develop and fulfil their potential.
- Undertaking on call duties on a rota basis.
- Overseeing shift rota system to the benefit of the smooth running of the home.
- Enabling young people to have access to home visits and appointments etc.

What experience do I need to be your Deputy Children's Home Manager?
- You will hold an NVQ Level 3 in Caring for Children & Young People, or equivalent.
- A proven track record in care management within a supervisory/management capacity.
- An excellent working knowledge of the quality standards as regulated by OFSTED.
- A full driving licence and the flexibility to travel and work shifts.

In return, you will gain a competitive salary (GBP21,422 - GBP25,492 per annum + GBP28 per sleep in), excellent support and outstanding training and development programmes.

You will be joining a team of passionate and highly skilled individuals who are dedicated to the young people they support. If you are interested in this opportunity and would like more information, please click on 'Apply' and we will contact you to discuss further