Childrens Home Manager – Registered

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P5371
  • Date Posted: 12 February 2020
  • Recruiter: Five Rivers
  • Location: Taunton, Somerset
  • Salary: £30,000 to £38,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Generous Benefits
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Registered Childrens Home Manager who is caring, compassionate, understanding and has a passion for supporting and working with children with good team leadership and management experience is required to join our fantastic team at Five Rivers Child Care.

 

SALARY: £30,000 - £38,000 per annum (depending on experience) + Generous Benefits (see below)

LOCATION: Taunton, Somerset

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

 

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once you’ve applied, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Childrens Home Manager who is enthusiastic and dynamic and places the child in the centre of everything they do.

Working as the Registered Childrens Home Manager you will lead, manage and develop a team of residential childcare workers who help and support our children, who have experienced Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE’s) and trauma, using our trauma informed practices, which are embedded within our culture.

The home is in a small village on the outskirts of Taunton Somerset, where we can support up to 3 children from ages 7 -12 upon admission with a focus on permanence planning. For us to do this we follow a proactive approach to a trauma informed practice, where we integrate with our educational and assessment & therapy colleagues, to ensure we create the best outcomes for our children.

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

As the Registered Childrens Home Manager, you will have the following:

  • OCF Level 5 or equivalent Leadership & Management, however if you do not have this qualification you will be expected complete this within 12 months of joining
  • Must have Home Management experience
  • Experience of leading and managing a team of Child Care Workers
  • Robust knowledge of regulatory and legislative framework
  • Good knowledge Ofsted benchmarking and SCCIF
  • A proven Ofsted track record
  • To be a leader of trauma informed care
  • To hold a Full Driving Licence is essential

 

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Whilst working at Five Rivers Child Care, not only will you get the chance to work with some amazing children and adults, you will also get the following as the Registered Childrens Home Manager:

  • 30 Days Annual Leave per Year (including 8 Days Bank Holidays)
  • Relocation Package Available
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Simply Health – Health Plan
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • Innovating training and continued support and development
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Long Service and Recognition Scheme

 

Five Rivers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Five Rivers is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities employer.

 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

HOW TO APPLY

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement may also be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P5371

This job is being advertised by AWD online on behalf of Five Rivers Child Care

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