Children's Home Manager

  • Job Reference: 51844640-2
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2018
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £32,000 to £34,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £32000 - £34000/annum
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Our client provides specialist therapeutic care and education to young people young people aged between 10 and 18 who, due to previous trauma and/or neglect, have a range of complex needs.

Due to their continued expansion, they are looking for two experienced Home Managers for their services in Bedfordshire.

Duties for this exciting role will include:

• Providing professional support, guidance and supervision to a team of residential child care practitioners
• Identifying, reporting and managing current and emergent risks within the Home, including those that may impinge upon safeguarding and statutory compliance or inspection rating
• Ensuring the home provides and maintains the highest levels of therapeutic care and service in accordance with the legislative framework, company procedures, ethos and policy
• Ensuring effective maintenance of all documented procedures for tasks that deliver statutory compliance
• Ensure continual quality improvement to achieve and maintain an Ofsted rating of Good or Outstanding

Essential criteria for the role of Home Manager (Children) are:

• At least 2 years in a position relevant to the residential children's care in the last 5 years
• At least one year's experience supervising and managing a staff team
• A Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare or a qualification which we consider to be equivalent to the Level 5 Diploma (or have the ability to compete within one year)
• A Full manual driving licence

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