Registered Children's Home Manager

  • Jobpaths4u
  • Wolverhampton, UK
  • 15/08/2019
Full time Health Care

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a proven Children`s Home Residential Manager with excellent leadership skills.

This opportunity is working for a fantastic company who truly value their children in care as well as their staff

The home is new and registered for 4 children and young people with Learning Disability by OFSTED.

My client is offering a bonus for a GOOD Ofsted inspection rating there will be a reward of £500 and for OUTSTANDING £1000. My client also offers training.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Protect children and young people from threats to health, welfare and normal development inside and outside of the home environment
• Ensure home environment is appropriate and sensitive to needs of children and young people looked after
• To develop a new staff team
• Responsible for Rota management
• Managing the home through procedures, policies and activities engaged in to provide a positive and enjoyable experience for the child or young person they are responsible for
• Ensuring key stages in the stay of the child or young person such as admissions, discharge, transfers are properly managed and recorded
• Ensure staff dealing with complex cases are given support and advice
• Develop and maintain professional relationships with social workers, teaching staff and other professionals from associated agencies engaged in childcare
• To assist in the management and operation of budget and petty cash within guidelines
• To assist in the homes budgeting estimates
• Providing leadership and guidance to assist in the development of staff
• To have responsibility in the deployment and management of staff on a day-to-day basis
• To be involved in the monitoring, appraisal and disciplining of staff as necessary

REQUIREMENTS

  • NVQ Level 5 Management in Children & Young people desirable but not essential as training will be provided
  • A proven track record of successfully managing similar Children`s Residential facilities
  • Working in a min GOOD environment at the moment
  • 2 years’ experience working as a Children’s Home Manager or Deputy Manager
  • Learning Disability experience is a MUST
  • Full Driving License

Closing date: ASAP
Interview: ASAP
Contact: Amandeep at Job Paths 4 U

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Salary

£32000 - £35000 per annum

Application close Date

06/09/2019