Children's Home Manager - Oldham

Recruiter
SCP Recruitment
Location
Oldham
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Registered Manager – Young People’s HomeOldhamWe are looking to recruit a Registered Home Manager to one of our children’s services in Oldham. This would be based in a small unit comprising of 3-5 children aged 11-17, all of whom have experienced CSE. This is an exciting opportunity to join a nationwide care group at a senior level, with the chance to assist in the development of the service, as well as provide a hands-on approach for service users. We are looking for an experienced manager, with a wealth of knowledge surrounding child care legislation and frameworks, with a proven record of leading and motivating a staff team and young people.Your role will consist of the following responsibilities:Ensuring quality of care provided is compliant with National Minimum Standards.Managing child protection concerns and complaints.Implementing procedures for all staff including admin and support.Liaising with external bodies to ensure comprehensive care packages are delivered.Creating and reviewing care packages to reflect each child's individual needs, including consulting service users on the care they receive.Staff recruitment and retention.Develop a competent and confident team.Operational responsibilities including staff rota management.Maintain up to date industry knowledge.Essential Qualifications:NVQ Level 4Registered ManagerFull UK drivers licenceUnderstand current legislation surrounding child careMinimum of 2 years’ experience within last 5 years of working with children at a senior levelThis is a permanent position, salary depends on experience. Please send your current CV if this position is of interest.