Shift Leader - Residential Childcare

Outcomes First Group
Horsham, West Sussex
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Shift Leader - Residential Childcare

Salary: £26,019 - £31,332 per annum (inclusive of sleep in payment)

Excellent company benefits and professional development!

This high quality Ofsted registered children’s home for boys aged 11-17 years, offering 52-week care and education. It is located just outside the village of Slinfold and is set in beautiful countryside close to the Sussex/Surrey border.

If you have the leadership skills to manage a staff team, then this could be the job for you. Working closely with the House Manager, you will ensure that the team works proactively and maintains a high level of care to provide quality care to a group of vulnerable young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties. You will be responsible for the running of the shift and giving appropriate support and direction to the team.

You will hold, or be working towards your NVQ3 (RCC) or equivalent and have relevant experience of working with children with emotional and behavioural difficulties and experience of managing and supervising staff within a residential setting.

You will be working The Alternate Week Shift pattern. This pattern involves working for 7 days including sleep ins/on call, followed by a week off shift.

Outcomes First Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and references will be sought prior to interview.