Trainee Home Manager

25000.00 - 27000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP27000/annum Training, pension
13 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Come and join our well established Children's home in the heart of Wales
We are seeking a Trainee Home Manager to work in our busy environment
Must be working towards the QCF Level 4 or 5 qualification in Children & Young People, or equivalent
Free training provided, competitive salary, company benefits
Excellent progression opportunities

Are you currently a Team Leader or Deputy Manager within Children's Residential Care looking to step up? Would you describe yourself as friendly, positive and innovative with the ability to manage and mentor others?
Would you like to work in a job that adds real value to people's lives and at the same time offers you an actual career and job security? If this is how you see yourself, and these are the type things you're looking for, then maybe this could be the right job opportunity for someone just like you.

At CareTech, we pride ourselves on our friendly, innovative, person-centred, empowering and positive values that we reflect as a company. We are seeking candidates who share the same passion for the values as we do, offering a career where you can develop these attributes further. Does this sound like you? Would you love the opportunity to make a real difference to our Young People's lives? Then we need your support!

A warm welcome awaits you in our well established service, specialising in crisis, intake & assessment placements, for Young People who display complex emotional and behavioural needs or whom have experienced significant trauma. Based in Abermule, near Powys, we provide exceptional care for Young People with varied interests and requirements, so each person is respected and valued as an individual, with tailored programmes to address the specific and changing needs of the individual.

We pride ourselves on providing a safe, warm and nurturing environment with a high standard of care and accommodation for our Young People, ensuring of an excellent delivery of care.

At CareTech, we have over 250 Services as far North as Fife and as far South as Kent, and all areas in between. We are looking for enthusiastic, person-centred individuals who share the same passion for care as we do!

Our Young People have varied likes and interests, whether this be dancing, sport, art or going to the cinema; sometimes they need support and this is where you come in to help them live fulfilling and independent lives.

Due to expansion, we have a one of a kind opportunity for a Trainee Manager to join our aspirational team. We are looking for courageous and committed individuals who can communicate their attributes within a challenging yet rewarding environment. You must be able to demonstrate a strong background within a children's residential setting and have the drive and determination to work your way up in the role. You must also hold a minimum of a level 4 NVQ or QCF qualification (or equivalent) to hit the ground running. In return, we will provide you with superb training and progression opportunities, in tandem with good rates of pay and a benefits package. This is an excellent path to becoming a Registered Manager in the near future.

Why CareTech?

• We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards
• We provide superb FREE training to achieve qualifications in Social Care
• We have a proven progression path - most of those who started as Support Workers are now Residential Managers
• We offer competitive rates of pay, along with an impressive benefits package including an employee assistance helpline, flexible additional holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, special retail discount vouchers, stakeholder pension scheme
• We offer apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to get into the sector

Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us. Under the Equality Act 2010, some posts may have a minimum age requirement, based on the age of the oldest child within the service you are applying for. CareTech is an equal opportunities employer and will invite disabled applicants to contact us to identify any additional support that they may require throughout the recruitment process.

Due to the volume of applications, if you do not receive an invitation to interview within 14 working days, then consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion; we do, however have other services you may be suitable for in surrounding areas for the roles below: Support Workers, Team Leaders, Deputy Managers, Registered Managers