Head of Children's Residential Care Services

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Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Epsom
Salary
60000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP65000/annum
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
27 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Children's Residential Care Services
Epsom, South West London
GBP60,000 - GBP65,000 P/A + Car Package

Remit - Head of Children's Residential Care Services
Compass Associates are proud to be working on a retained basis with one of the UK's leading Specialist Children's Residential providers with a remit to recruit for a Head of Children's Residential Care Services to operate within the Epsom locality. This is a senior role within the organisation, and a role that carries delegated authority and accountability for the senior management, leadership and performance of a designated portfolio of Specialist Children's Residential Services. As the Head of Children's Residential Care Services, you will be required to focus on providing/maintaining the highest of quality standards in line with Ofsted, increasing the occupancy, and performance of each individual service. You will work closely with the existing Operational team across the areas of safeguarding, local community engagement, local press representation and stakeholder management.

The Candidate - Head of Children's Residential Care Services
The Head of Children's Residential Care Services must hold a strong/senior managerial background of running highly complex Children's Residential services that provide expert 24 hour care to those aged between 8-19 years old with a diagnosis of Severe Learning Disabilities and ASD. The Head of Children's Residential Care Services will be the Responsible Individual and will hold the OFSTED REGISTRATION for the services. You must also be able to hold an operational and strategic overview of the Children's Residential outfits, but in line with this, also adopt a very 'hands on' approach and someone that is not afraid to roll the sleeves up and lead by example.

Interview Process - Head of Residential Services (Children's Residential)
This will run over a 3 part process which will initially begin as just an informal conversation with the Group Operations Director, and will then follow with a formal interview & presentation. The final stage will be a further and additional formal interview with the Operational Team and HR, and will also include a tour of the services.

Contact details - Head of Residential Services (Children's Residential)
If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity please contact David Dunn. Alternatively email an updated CV.

Recommendations - Head of Residential Services (Children's Residential)
Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer GBP150 for each successful recommendation.

Compass Associates (part of Compass Holding Group) are HealthInvestor's Recruiter of the Year 2017