Position – Deputy Manager (Children’s home)
Location – Ilford, Greater London
Salary – £25,000 per annum
Hours – 40 hours per week (shifts will be 12 hours to include sleep ins, bank holidays and weekends)
About the Service – This service is an OFSTED registered children’s home that provides support to young people with emotional and/or behavioural difficulties and sometimes challenging behaviour. The service is able to accommodate up to five service users. The aim of the service is to aid the service users in reaching their goals and ensuring they lead a fulfilling life as they move towards adulthood.
Why work here – Our client truly values every member of staff and they ensure everyone is continuously developing and leading a rewarding career. This is evidenced by the training opportunities they offer which include methods like e-learning, face to face training, internal workshops and fully funding diplomas where it is needed. They also offer career progression as they aim to promote staff internally.
Duties- The role will involve supervising support workers within the team and making sure the service users receive top quality care. You will also be required to ensure compliance with OFSTED regulations alongside the Service Manager.
Type of person required – They are looking for someone dedicated to providing the best service possible to the young people and children in the service. You must be able to inspire the team of support workers and keep them motivated each day. On top of this, you must be able to evidence strong leadership skills.
Experience/ qualifications – The ideal candidate will have experience of supervising a team of support workers within a registered children’s home. You will also have an NVQ Level 3 in a social care subject.
- Training and promotional opportunities
- Competitive Salary
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- Pension Scheme
- Fully funded DBS
- Enhanced Annual Leave for Long Service
- Excellent Learning & Development Opportunities
Interested? For more information in the strictest of confidence, please call Emily at Major Healthcare recruitment at our regional office on 0117 373 6297. We will aim to get immediate interviews for the right candidate/s offering you a timely, stress free service to obtaining and further your career in the sector you are passionate about. We are a free service and take on multiple jobs every week so continuously have a variety of positions to choose from. If this role is not what you’re looking for, you are welcome to send us your CV to be registered and automatically matched to each position we have and be sent a full job list every couple of weeks to browse through and enquire about. My email address is: emilylonsdale @ major-recruitment. com. We hold our candidates in the same regard as we do our clients and offer both parties a professional, market informative and friendly service.