Children's Home Manager - Local Authority

Charles Hunter Associates
34000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + + Public Sector Benefits
05 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Highly reputable local authority is seeking an experienced, motivated and passionate Registered Manager for their children's home in Dorchester, Dorset paying up to GBP40,000 plus public sector benefits.

I am looking to appoint a Registered Manager for a 5 bed young people's home based in Dorchester, Dorset for adolescents with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties.

The home requires a manager to come on board and identify improvements and implement actions plans to rectify these immediately, a strong leader who can organise and motivate an experienced staff team, become a role model within the home for the young people promoting independence and positive outcomes within the home.

The Registered Manager must have

  • QCF Level 5 Leadership and Management (or equivalent)
  • Extensive experience as an Ofsted Registered Manager
  • Strong knowledge and experience within residential children's homes
  • Proven track record of successful Ofsted inspections (via inspection reports)
  • Understanding and empathy for vulnerable young people and the daily struggles
  • Strong and motivational leadership skills
  • Flexibility to work hours when the service and young people require

This post will move you into the public sector which comes with a range of huge benefits including higher salary, local authority pension and employee benefits schemes and job security.

Please apply here for an informal discussion.