Deputy Manager - Residential Childcare - Market Drayton

Additional Resources Ltd
Market Drayton
19 Apr 2019
23 Apr 2019
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Deputy Manager - Residential Childcare - Market Drayton
Salary: GBP21851.00 - GBP25492.00 Per Annum Generous annual leave , occupational sick pay ,Pension , Healthcare
As a deputy manager you will be required to work on a 9-5 basis however will be expected to cover shifts where required.
My client are currently seeking a skilled and experienced deputy home manager to assist in providing effective leadership and management within one of their 8 Bed registered residential homes. The home will provide residential care for girls aged 8 - 18 years old with learning disabilities, Autism and Associated Behavioural Needs.
You will work closely with the registered manager to ensure the delivery of high quality therapeutic care to the young people as part of their integrated service offering. In order to achieve this, you will hold knowledge of PACE model of therapeutic parenting, having used this model in practice. Alongside this, you will also have knowledge of relevant legislation and be confident in your knowledge so that you are able to guide and develop the wider team.
You will work alongside a varied staff team and will form part of the on-shift rota. You will role model the values and expected behaviours at all times and work to ensure these are replicated throughout your team. In conjunction with the home manager, you will assist in developing staff knowledge and understanding in order to safeguard practice and processes. The organisation values the development and progression of staff, and working alongside the Learning and Development team you will actively encourage staff progression and the achievement of appropriate qualifications.
It is essential that you are a highly organised individual as you will be responsible for co-ordinating and taking the lead on carrying out tasks associated to health and fire safety, along with the responsibility for developing staff rotas that meet both care requirements and financial constraints. This financial and commercial awareness will transfer into offering assistance to the home manager with the aim of achieving individual, regional and organisational KPIs and objectives. It is essential that you hold a level 3 Diploma in Health and Social care (Young people).
This is an exciting role within the organisation and in return for your efforts; the organisation can offer you;
  • The opportunity to be part of one of the top 50 fastest growing organisations
  • Generous bonus scheme based on the achievement of KPIs
  • Industry leading residential care training
  • Enhanced annual leave allowances aligned to the length of service
  • Pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
My client is a leading provider of therapeutic residential care, independent education and integrated clinical services for Children and young people with multiple and complex needs. We deliver a portfolio of specialist service for young people ages 10 - 18+, from crisis and assessment placement, through to long-term placement and preparation for independent living.
All applicants are required to complete an application form as part of their Safer Recruitment policy and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced + barred DBS check. Please note that holding a positive disclosure may not automatically bar you from working with the organisation, however, a full risk assessment will be completed prior to making a recruitment decision.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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