House Manager Childrens Services - Horsham

Recruiter
First People Recruitment
Location
Horsham
Salary
27570.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Ofsted registered children's home for boys aged 11- 17 years, offering 52-week care and education. It is located just outside the village of Slinfold and is set in beautiful countryside close to the Sussex/Surrey border.

As House Manager you will develop and further enhance the care we provide to adolescent boys with emotional and behavioural difficulties. On a day to day basis you will be accountable and responsible for the care provided in one of the houses.

Care and Education work collaboratively to provide a holistic model which enables our young people to achieve. You will manage a team, delivering consistent care practice in a safe environment where the young people can develop and flourish. A QCF/NVQ 3 is essential (in Children and Young People); a QCF/NVQ 4 would be an additional bonus. You will also have sound, proven knowledge and experience of working with young people in a residential care setting at supervisory, management level.

You will be working in a 6 bedded service in a complex of 3 homes. You will take full responsibility for the service, giving feedback to the care manager.

This is a great role as it gives you the scope to develop a service in your own style and have your own staff team to nurture and develop.

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