We are working in partnership with a client in the Devon area, proving residential support to young people. This is a 2 bed residential home, providing care to young people between the ages of 7 and 17.
The Registered Manager is responsible for delivering childcare that is focused on obtaining the best outcomes for each child and young person within the home. Consequently, they are expected to demonstrate practical leadership in childcare, as well as organise and support staff to provide the best possible care for each child and young person. This involves being personally available, as well as the supervision and mentoring of staff, organisation of work patterns, facilitation of care focused training.
The Registered Manager will be expected to assess the developmental needs of the young person, while relating to them in an understanding and meaningful way, and to monitor and improve the home`s care plan and practices for the young person. To ensure the physical standards of the home provide a safe and good quality environment for the young people, staff and visitors
To be considered for the role, we are looking for:
- A Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare OR the Registered Managers Award and NVQ Level 4 in Care.
- 2 years experience within residential child care within the last 5 years
- Driving license and access to a vehicle
Please apply today if you would like to be considered for an exciting and rewarding role!