Children's Home Manager (Maternity Cover)

36000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual + GBP36000 - GBP38000/annum
13 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Children's service in Hampshire looking for an experienced manager to join the team in a 2 bedded residential home.

Overseeing and responsible for a multi service operation, offering care and support to children who have emotional behavioural difficulties.
This will be a maternity cover post however the organisation are growing at a rapid rate and there is potential for the role to become permanent. The company are offering a competitive basic salary, performance-related bonus' and the flexibility to manage your own workload.

The ideal candidate will have:

* QCF Level 5 (or equivalent)
* Preferably experience with therapeutic practices and models
* Empathetic approach to children's social care
* Minimum 2 years managing residential children's services
* Excellent organisational skills
* Strong Ofsted knowledge

The Registered Manager's main responsibilities are to

* Oversee the day to day running of the service
* Work with the clinical team to review care packages
* Establish efficient record keeping procedures
* Maintain excellent care delivery standards
* Safeguard clients at all times
* Lead the service through Ofsted inspections
* Investigate all complaints
* Effectively recruit and retain staff
* Motivate, train and influence staff team

I am keen to have an open discussion with any candidates that feel they could meet the requirements of the role and display a passion for making a positive impact on the lives of young people. Please do not hesitate to contact me on or email me