Registered Children Home Manager - New Service - Bedford

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Dove Resourcing
£28000 - £32000/annum
24 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Registered Children Home Manager – New service - Bedford

We are working in partnership with a new residential childcare business to recruit a Registered home manager to oversee a small occupancy children home in Bedford.

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in a project from the outset and would suit an experienced deputy or existing Registered Manager. You will have the autonomy to source your own staff team and influence the development of the service and indeed wider business.

If you have experience working with residential childcare and the passion and commitment to developing your skills in a management capacity within an organisation that will give you the autonomy to build the service and future scope for progression, then this could well be for you.

This is a brand new start up service and we are looking for a House Manager to commence as soon as possible.

You would be expected to;

Ensure that all of the individual’s needs are met, and each individual has a tailored support plan which reflects their needs.
Adhere to the standards set in the Statement of Purpose and Fundamental Standards.
To work within the boundaries of Ofsted frameworks
Ensure the service is person centred and that support staff are maintaining good quality choice
Lead and manage the staff team ensuring company policies and outstanding levels of care are delivered.
You will have had previous experience working with young people in residential units and have a good knowledge of Ofsted frameworks and children home regulations.

You will need to be able to evidence direct supervisory experience of working in residential settings with young people / young adults. You may have enrolled or completed the level 5 qualification in leadership and management, as a minimum you must have completed level 3 children and young people workforce.

This is a full-time position working Monday - Friday, applications are subject to satisfactory DBS and reference checks.

The salary for the house manager is £28k + opportunity to earn bonus + pension.

To register your interest in this Registered Children home manager role please contact Matthew Errington at Dove Resourcing

Dove Resourcing is a specialist social care recruitment agency working exclusively with care staff seeking permanent jobs in the care sector. We work throughout the UK supplying staff to both adult & children’s care organisations from support workers to registered managers - so if you are considering a move, or if you just want to keep an eye on the market, do get in touch for a confidential conversation