Your new role
You will be joining a company who provide both long-term and crisis care placements for children with complex backgrounds including EBD, CSE, domestic violence and challenging behaviour. The company take a child-centred, holistic approach, supporting the children in their care to develop and engage in both leisure and educational activities leading to above expected progress.
You will be the registered manager for a home that provides bespoke support for a child with autism and complex needs including challenging behaviour. You will work alongside the directors and care team to gain OFSTED registration for the service, ensuring that policies and procedures are put in place that match not only the care needs of the service user but also meet all current legislative and health and safety requirements. You will manage a staff team of up to and be involved in the hands on day to day activities of the home.
What you'll need to succeed:
At least 2 years experience at a Deputy or Manager level in children's residential settings
Ideally NVQ Level 5 Leadership and Management qualified (or willing to work towards)
Experience of staff management
Excellent communication skills
Thorough knowledge of OFSTED criteria
What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic opportunity to build a service that focuses on child-centred care. Salary of £39000 dependant on experience. Opportunities for funded training and development.
Please apply on-line and include your up to date CV. Or please call us on (01618701100) to have a confidential discussion about the post.
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you haven't been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
Adept Recruitment Ltd encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds.
Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Adept Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003. Adept Recruitment is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.