I'm working with a residential care home for children with learning disabilities, special educational needs and complex health needs. They are roughly a 20-bed establishment looking for a Registered Manager to manage just one of their 3 houses.
Location - Surrey
Salary - Up to £36,000 PA plus pension, 29 days holiday & Perk box
Hours - Full time
Your main responsibilities will include:
Make sure the project meets all of the requirements of this nationwide charity and the regulating bodies expectations of a good, outstanding or equivalent service.
You will be inspiring, leading and encouraging a team of support workers - making sure the site is always covered by enough staff
Lead and be accountable for the achievement of positive outcomes for children and drive continuous improvement by using performance data and evidence-based outcome measures in line with our client's requirements
You will be managing and be responsible for all aspects of the home - making sure the team provide a high-quality service throughout the home to the children, young people and their families
You will need to provide thorough planning, review and monitoring of police, practice and procedure throughout the service
You will be providing regular supervision and performance reviews to the staff members reporting to you.
You will be ensuring the home is a safe and positive environment for those who are living there, working there or visiting. Meeting this with achieving compliance with all safeguarding, safer recruitment, H&S policy and procedure.
Manage a delegated budget, ensuring effective and efficient management expenditure in the home in line with policy and procedure as well as financial requirements.
The Successful Candidate will:
Be solution focused with a can-do attitude
Have experience working with vulnerable children and young adults in management position
Have a current DBS or the ability to obtain an enhanced DBS to work with children
Hold a QCF Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management or equivalent (desirable)
Hold a QFC In Health and Social Care with Children
Have a good knowledge of safeguarding, previous experience managing service users with autism and challenging behaviour and have a full current driving licence.
Due to the location of our client it would be highly desirable for applicants to be a driver with a full UK driver's license and access to a vehicle.
Please note: due to a high number of applicants, we will only be able to contact those who are successful.