Children’s Home Residential Manager

Recruiter
Domus Recruitment Ltd
Location
Crawley
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Residential Manager
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a proven Children's Home Residential Manager to look after a Large (10+) beds children's services. This Is chance to make a real stamp on your career. This opportunity is working for a fantastic company who truly value their children in care and also their staff. If you currently hold your Level 4/Level 5 and have been registered for a minimum of 2 years then this is for you.

The main responsibilities of the Children's Home Residential Manager include:

  • To ensure that the Home meets the high standards set out by the company and strive for outstanding with Ofsted.
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children making sure care standards are of the highest quality.
  • Developing the team.
  • Ensuring that budgets are managed effectively and the use of finances is properly monitored.
  • To develop systems which ensure the effective allocation of resources.


The key skills and experience required for the Children's Home Residential Manager include:

  • NVQ 4 in Caring for Children & Young People or equivalent, level 5 would be a bonus.
  • A proven track record of successfully managing similar Children's Residential facilities.
  • Working in an "Outstanding" environment at the moment.
  • Strong staff management.
  • An ability to communicate effectively on all levels with internal and external bodies.
  • A strong familiarity in working towards Ofsted standards and outcomes.
  • Managerial experience in a Learning Disability or Emotional Behavioural Disorders environment.


Previously successful candidates have worked as a Registered Manager/ Home Manager within a Children's Residential setting.
If you are interested in this Residential manager role then please forward your up to date CV to or call me on to discuss things further.

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