Children's Home Manager

35000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP42000/annum
22 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Highly recommended Children's Home provider requires a Registered Manager based in the Hertfordshire region. Fantastic Salary up to GBP42,000.

This 4 bedded home is part of an organisation that provides a range of therapeutic, residential and educational needs and support to vulnerable children and young people aged between 11-18 years old and can be of mixed gender.

As the Registered Home Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day running of the home from ensuring the high standards of care are met for each young person as well as overall management of the staff team.

The environment is fast paced and challenging and due to this we need a strong individual who not only understands this client group but someone who can lead, inspire and motivate the team already in post to help support and develop the young people in the service.

The ideal candidate will have a strong amd proven track record of managing a successful service in residential social care, including at least 2 years management experience and previous registration with Ofsted.

As the Registered Manager, you must have:

* At least 2 years' experience managing a residential home for children and young people
* Minimum NVQ Level 5 *or equivalent* (relevant to children's residential care)
* Minimum 2 years' managerial experience
* Knowledge of CQC regulations and inspections
* Strong staff supervision and managerial skills
* Flexibility to work the on call rota
* Excellent and sound knowledge of residential guidelines including Quality Standards, Care Standards Act, Children's home regulations, Children's Act
* Experience of managing budgets
* Strong interpersonal skills
* Assess and Manage referrals for both short notice and planned approach.
* An excellent role model and mentor to lead by example to develop staff.

This role based in Hertfordshire country side has easy access to the M11 and M25. I am keen to speak with experienced Registered Managers in the field of residential Children's Care with a strong track record. Please get in touch and contact Drew Marlow at Charles Hunter Associates on (Apply online only) or email for an informal discussion