Registered Manager, Children’s Home

Location: Oldham  |  Greater Manchester  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Vincent Lagos
Job Reference: 34466
Salary: £33000 - £38000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Registered Manager, Children’s Home

Oldham, Greater Manchester

£33,000 – £38,000

We are currently working with a reputable Residential Childcare Provider to fill a vacancy in one of their homes based in Oldham. The successful candidate will be in charge of a small-medium sized home and will be in charge of the day-to-day operations. Please note that this position has a recruitment deadline of the 11th of September so applications ideally need to be in by Tuesday.

About The role:

  • To be the responsible person in managing child protection concerns and complaints.
  • To liaise with Local Authorities, School, Health and other professionals to achieve best outcomes for young people.
  • To actively promote the Home’s equal opportunity and anti-discriminatory practice policies.
  • Ensuring adequate staffing levels that meet the needs of the Home
  • Ensuring that each member of staff has a personal development plan through the Staff Appraisal Programme.
  • Establishing a programme of senior staff and team meetings to facilitate communication and provide opportunities for consultation and staff development.
  • To contribute to the development of the Company as a whole through membership of the Heads Of Homes Group.
  • To receive training appropriate to role and maintain an up to date training profile
  • To maintain up to date knowledge of the statutory and procedural frame-work for residential care and communicate this to staff as appropriate.

Requirements for a Registered Manager:

  • NVQ4 Residential Care or equivalent
  • Driving License (Preferred)
  • Childcare legislation and Safeguarding knowledge
  • Understanding needs of BESD Children
  • Ability to manage challenging behaviour-
  • Within the last 5 years, worked for at least 2 years in a position relevant to the residential care of children
  • Has at least one year in a role requiring the supervision and management of staff working in a care role

This job is advertised by Vincent Lagos Colombel; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Vincent on 07520 634 851 or at [email protected]