Assistant Manager - Children Services

Location: Chatteris
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £27,500
Reference: 1362
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Assistant Manager – Children Services

Are you a motivational leader within the children services sector that strives for excellence and aspires to help children achieve the best they can? An exciting opportunity has just become available and will not be around for long! Look no further for your next exciting venture.

gap healthcare is recruiting for a Assistant Manager for a children’s residential home situated in Norwich, Norfolk. My client is well established and is a leading provider of children services across the UK.

 

Salary - £27,500 depending on experience.

Hours – 37 hours will be inclusive of shifts

Area – Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

 

Responsibilities – Assistant Manager – Children Services

 

To be a member of the Senior Management Team and deputise for the Registered Manger in their absence with regard to their overall responsibilities.

To attend weekly Senior Staff Meetings in a liaison and advisory capacity.

To chair Child Care Staff Meetings where designated.

To offer formal Supervision to members of the staff team as delineated in the Staff Support and Development Programme.

Where delegated, to offer Line-Management within the Staff Support and Development Programme for Child Care Staff.

To assist in the professional development of colleagues by involvement in other relevant aspects of the company’s Staff Support and Development Programme.

Deputy Care Managers will hold a responsibility for the following specific duties held in rotation within the group: a. the general organisation and operation of the home on set designated shift times.

Hold operational responsibility for a specific management aspect of the home (e.g. recreation programmes, administration of medication, etc).

To play a significant role in the training and induction of Child Care Staff, particularly in the absence of the Registered Manager.

 

Skills required – Assistant Manager – Children services

 

Level 3 Diploma/NVQ (Residential Childcare or equivalent).

Experience within a similar service is required due to having a working knowledge of Ofsted requirements.

Have experience in supporting children with emotional and behavioural needs.

The passion and desire to motivate staff and service users to achieve their full potential.

Preferred, commuting distance from Chatteris, Cambridgeshire.

 

 

 

 

Benefits –

 

Competitive salary’s – £27,500 depending on experience

Recruit a friend” reward scheme

Career progression for high performers

Childcare voucher scheme

Employee assistance service

Free Parking

 

The position of Assistant Manager – Children Services is very rewarding and makes a difference to the quality of life for service users on a daily basis. If you feel that you are the right person for this great opportunity then please contact Matt Duffy at the Peterborough Office for a confidential chat. Please note that the service is situated in Chatteris, Cambridgeshire.

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.  Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

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