Residential Manager (Young People / Mental Health)

Care In Mind
£27,913 to £36,644.31 per annum
12 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Contract Type

Residential Manager (Young People / Mental Health)

Join Care in Mind; A Unique and Innovative Approach to Supporting Young People in Care.

Care in Mind provide residential services for young people aged 16-25 years old who have been discharged from psychiatric inpatient stays or secure children’s homes. The young people we care for often require a high level of support and dynamic approach to risk management to support problems they may have with self-harming, behaviour and emotional regulation.

Our aim is to support the young people using a therapeutic approach to live in a non-secure community setting and to achieve their individual goals in preparation for transition to adult life.

Position: Residential Manager
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £27,913 to £36,644.31 per annum
Benefits: 27 holidays per year plus bank holidays, Free learning and professional development opportunities, Company Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Childcare Vouchers Scheme, Free onsite parking

Closing date for applications: Thursday 11th May, 2019

About the role:

As part of our continued growth we are now looking to recruit a Full Time Residential Manager for our home in Leeds.


- Overall responsibility for the day to day management of a 4 / 5 bed residential home for adolescent young people with mental health needs
- The provision of quality care and support for all the Young People, ensuring or facilitating their physical, social, psychological, intellectual, and spiritual needs within the resources available
- To retain overall responsibility for the general day to day running of the home including the standards of both national and local regulations, maintain the quality of care, recruitment, and training issues, and ensure communication with the staff team

About you:

- Minimum 12 months’ residential supervisory management experience
- Must hold the NVQ Level 3 Health and Social; Children and Young People and to hold or a willingness to work towards Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management of Care Services for Young People
- Experience with working with Quality Care Commission (CQC) or Ofsted registered services

If you have a passion and commitment to work with young people and make a difference to their lives, please apply now!

Care in Mind operates a safer recruitment process and as part of this process the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer who values diversity and positively encourages applications of all ages from all sections of the community. As an employer we are also committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all our staff.

We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest.

You may have experience of the following: Residential Manager, Registered Manager, Residential Team Leader, Safeguarding, Residential Care, Vulnerable People, Mental Health, Senior Support Worker, Support Supervisor, Service Delivery, Residential Care Worker, Young People, Senior Social Worker, Health and Social Care, NVQ3, Children and Young People etc.