Registered Manager (Ofsted)

Andover and District Mencap
£24,500 - £26,500 per annum
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At Andover & District Mencap we are currently looking for a Registered Manager (Ofsted) to come and join our team. You will join us on a full time, fixed term contract (for 18 months initially) and will receive a competitive salary of £24,500 - £26,500 per annum plus 'on call' enhancement. Flexible working arrangements will be considered.

Andover & District Mencap is an independent, community minded charity supporting and advocating for children and adults with learning disabilities, their families and carers. We provide a range of services for children and young adults, which encourage independence, support their education and enable better social integration.

About the Registered Manager (Ofsted) role

You will be responsible for leading and monitoring of our Ofsted registered services which include a respite care facility for children, and our Ofsted registered children's clubs.

The successful candidate will be joining our organisation at an exciting time and will play a vital role in the development and opening of our new children's respite facility.

The main responsibilities of the Registered Manager (Ofsted) will include, but are not limited to:

- Providing effective leadership and management for the Ofsted registered services

- Ensuring that the service achieves compliance with its Statement of Purpose

- Leading the team to ensure that the highest levels of care and support are maintained

- Ensuring that the registered services are compliant with Ofsted standards

- Liaising with external agencies to ensure the best possible outcomes for each child and young person

What we're looking for in our Registered Manager (Ofsted)

You will need a detailed understanding of disability practice for children and demonstrate the drive to grow and develop our services. The successful candidate will have a thorough knowledge of Ofsted guidelines and will possess a relevant professional qualification. Additionally they will have a QCF Level 5 in Management and Leadership in Care or be willing to work towards this within 6 to 12 months.

The successful applicant will be required to complete weekend work once a month and undertake 'on call' duties on a rota basis.

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you and you'd like to join us as our new Registered Manager (Ofsted) then please click 'apply' today - we'd love to hear from you!

Closing Date: 12pm Wednesday 10th May