Children's Registered Manager - Peterborough

Barker Ross Health and Social Care
£30,000 - £32,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Barker Ross Health and Social Care are recruiting for a Registered Manager position in Peterborough. The home is due to open in the New Year and will be a four bedded 'looked after' children's home. You will be responsible for opening the home and as such this is a great opportunity for someone looking to put their impression onto a blank canvas.In this role you will expected to:Manage the home and its staff on a day-to-day basis in all areas of residential childcare in line with the homes statement of purpose, company policies and procedures and Regulatory guidanceLiaise with placing authorities to provide them with all relevant informationEnsure that discharges from the home are managed appropriately and sensitivelyMonitor the development of staff, identifying and delivering any identified training needsChair and participate in meetings with young people, social workers, Independent Reviewing Officers (IRO's) and other professionals as and when requiredProvide a caring, supportive and enabling environment where young people can learn and develop to their full potentialYou will be working for a small company who are looking to develop their staff. They are looking for someone who is strong willed, motivated and able to lead from the front. The successful applicant for this role must have:NVQ level 3 in Childcare or equivalentThe ability to undertake the application to become a Registered Manager with Ofsted and pass 'fit persons' interview2 years experience of working in a senior position in residential care (preferably in a childcare setting)A full driving licence#weareBRGDisclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.