Deputy Manager - Smethwick

JumpLane Recruitment
Smethwick, Sandwell
£23000 - £27000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Jump Lane Recruitment are currently recruiting for Deputy Manager for one of our clients who provides therapeutic residential care for vulnerable young people.

Salary starts £23,000 - £27,000 plus ad hock sleep ins. Hours vary between 9 – 5 and shift work, deputy needs to be flexible and available for the occasional weekend too. This is not a pure 9 – 5 job!

Our client work with children 8 to 18 years of age who have experienced severe neglect, abuse and trauma and look to offer them a place of safety and containment. This experience provides the chance for children to address difficulties and move forward in life from a more stable foundation.
They are seeking an enthusiastic resilient person with a commitment to children to join their team to provide leadership and guidance.

You will be part of a team working with children and young people supporting them with all aspects of care and education. You will have a minimum of 2 years Senior Residential Care Worker experience. Your role will be to support the management function of the home, deputising in their absence. A clear understanding of legislation and evidence of leading a team are essential.

Candidates will require QCF Level 5 or equivalent, or be prepared to complete within 18 months.

The homes are based between West Birmingham and Wolverhampton.

Full UK Driving Licence is essential.

Salary negotiable according to experience