Head of Care - Children's Residential

Compass Associates Ltd
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Care - Children's Residential

£50,000 + Benefits

South West

Compass Associates are proud to be working with a highly thought of Care and Education provider for Children and Young Adults with Complex needs. They have a exciting vacancy for an experienced Registered Manager or Head of Care for their Specialist Residential School in the South West.

This role is commutable from the following areas: Newport, Bristol, Bath, Stroud and Chepstow.

The Site - Head of Care - Children's Residential

Providing Care and Education placements for Children and Young Adults aged 5 - 19 with a complete range of needs including Autism, Severe Learning Difficulties and Physical Disabilities. A recent refurbishment has meant the living areas are personalised with a homely feel to ensure the young persons needs at met. The site has attractive, spacious rooms and communal areas encourage independent movement in a safe environment for the users.

The Role - Head of Care - Children's Residential

As Head of Care you will hold the Registered Manager title with Ofsted. Reporting directly into the Principal you will have the responsibility and support of your own staff team consisting of House Managers, Deputy House Managers and Support Staff who provide 1 on 1 care to each student. Your main responsibility will be to ensure the site runs inline with the standard Ofsted expectations and that the students are happy, healthy and have all the support they need in achieving the best possible outcomes.

Requirements- Head of Care - Children's Residential

** Level 5 NVQ inmanagement (or equivalent)

** Experience in managing a large Residential site or multi site homes

** Excellent knowledge of Ofsted

** In depth experience in working with Children who have Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties including Autism and Physical Disabilities.

** Someone who has a passion for quality care and making a difference to the lives of children in care

Contact - Head of Care - Children's Residential

If you would like to be considered for this fantastic opportunity please contact Emma Alexander direct at Compass Associates.

Recommendations- Head of Care - Children's Residential

Compass Associates offer a great incentive for recommendations - We offer £150 for each successful recommendation.