Registered Children's Home Manager

Recruiter
Synergy Health Recruitment Ltd
Location
Halifax
Salary
from £31,000 negotiable + benefits
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My Client is seeking an experienced Registered Children's Home Manager for their servicein Huddersfield.

They are an organisation committed to providing excellent residential child care for children and young people with EBD needs. This is an exciting time to be part of a team that is continuing to grow with the opening of our new children's home which on its first inspection obtained Good In All Areas.

Theiraim is to create experienced, committed, compassionate and passionate teams of people to work with our children and young people from a whole range of backgrounds, cultures, ages and genders and in line with our personal specification.

We are seeking applicants who have a degree of resilience and patience for working with a vulnerable group of young people.

Ideally the applicant will

- Possess Registered Managers Award/Social Work qualification
- Have a minimum of two years experience in a Residential Child Care setting at a senior level (NVQ Level 4/5).
- The organisation is committed to providing the right training opportunities, induction and mentoring to an exceptional candidate.

You will be

- Committed to working with children and young people with complex and challenging needs.
- Have appropriate knowledge and experience of residential care.
- Be creative and able to use your own initiative and manage in challenging situations.
- Be enthusiastic and highly motivated to promote an outstanding and inspirational service.
- Possess good written, IT and communication skills and act as an ambassador for the company
- Promote a culture of providing outstanding services for disadvantaged groups.

*This job involves working with children who have complex and challenging behaviours.

This position is Monday to Friday 9am till 5pm with the option of flexible working hours. The post does involve a great degree of flexibility in managing the needs of the service and responding to crisis as an on call manager.

Salary from £31,000 per annum.