Deputy Manager - Young People's Home - Wigan

SCP Recruitment
£24,000 - £28,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Deputy Manager – Children’s HomeWigan£24,000 - £28,000 per year We are looking to recruit an experienced and motivated Deputy Manager to our Residential Children’s Home in Wigan. The home supports young people aged 11-17 with EBD, and has a maximum occupancy of 5. We unconditionally value each and every service user, and are looking for a candidate with senior experience working with young people with EBD. You should be able to lead by example, and support the home manager in all aspects of the running of the home, including maintaining an excellent understanding of current legislation and the CQC framework. This is an exciting opportunity to join an outstanding childcare provider, at a senior level. We are offering a competitive salary, and plenty of support. Duties include:Ensuring quality of care provided is compliant with National Minimum Standards.Managing child protection concerns and complaints.Supporting the home manager in smooth running of the home.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.Preferable Qualifications/Experience:NVQ Level 4Full UK drivers licenceUnderstand current legislation surrounding child careThis is a full time, permanent position. Please email CVs of interest.