Registered Children's Home Manager - London

Recruiter
Hampton's Resourcing
Location
London
Salary
30000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
28 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Hampton's Children in Care Division are working with exclusively with a children's residential care provider in London who are looking for 3 Residential Children's Home Managers.

The client is going through a full management change and are looking for 3 experienced managers to help them redesign, reposition and improve the existing services.

The locations of the 3 homes are:

  • Greenwich - 3 bed EBD
  • Sittingbourne - 4 bed EBD
  • Newham - 3 bed EBD

The post holder will be responsible for managing all aspects of the service, for medium to long term planned placements, to ensure young people are supported and prepared to move on to independent living.

Essential Criteria

  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare.
  • A proven track record of improving services.
  • Understanding of a variety of different therapeutic models.
  • Experience dealing with Children dealing with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties
  • Strong leadership and management skills, including the ability to delegate effectively.
  • An ability to effectively and confidently conduct employee relations issues such as; disciplinary, grievance, performance management, supervision, appraisals etc.
  • Ability to oversee the development of care delivery to children and young people.
  • Committed to working with children and young people with complex and challenging needs.
  • Be creative and able to use your own initiative and manage in challenging situations.

Salary - up to GBP38'000. Negotiable for the right candidate