Registered Care Manager

Recruiter
Reed Heatlh & Care
Location
Shrewsbury
Salary
33000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
19 Apr 2019
Closes
25 Apr 2019
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
This home specialises in providing treatment for children who have suffered early life trauma as the victims of serious abuse and/or profound neglect. These children having suffered intolerable abuse and negative experiences have very complex needs. As a result, the children have serious emotional difficulties that include developmental and attachment problems. They will have little if any understanding of acceptable behaviour in groups. Many if not most of these children will have experienced repeated family and placement breakdown. The home is registered to care for five children of either gender, between the ages of four and eighteen.

To ensure that the Home meets the standards and expectations of its Statement of Purpose. To safeguard and promote the welfare of children and to ensure that the quality of care provided is consistent with Care Standards. To establish and maintain a competent, motivated and confident staff team and to offer leadership, managerial direction, guidance and support to staff at all levels. To ensure that the Home's policies and procedures are adhered to and that resources are managed effectively. To develop systems for the efficient administration of the Home and to ensure that the fabric of the Home, equipment, appliances and grounds are maintained to the highest order in accordance with Health and Safety requirements. To be the responsible person in managing child protection concerns and complaints. To liaise with Local Authorities, School, Health and other professionals to achieve best outcomes for young people. To actively promote the Home's equal opportunity and anti-discriminatory practice policies.

NVQ 4 in Caring for Children & Young People (actual or in progress) or equivalent

2 years working with children within the past 5 years plus 1 year at Senior Level in residential care.

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