Registered Manager Children's Home Northampton

Registered Manager – New Children’s Home


Up to £60k + bonus

I am looking for an experienced Registered Children’s Home Manager to for a new children’s home opening shortly in Northampton.  This new service will provide a nurturing environment for three children and young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties.

In this role you will:


  • Register the provision with Ofsted
  • Serve as the Ofsted Registered Manager, ensuring the home fully complies with legislative and regulatory requirements
  • Recruit and develop a successful staff team
  • Foster effective collaboration with children and young people, their families, local authorities, and all internal and partner agencies
  • Oversee all aspects of the home's daily operations
  • Provide outstanding care for children and young people in a residential setting

To be successful in the role of Registered Manager you must

  • Hold or be willing to work towards a Level 5 Health and Social Care Management and Leadership qualification in children's residential care
  • Have previously held Ofsted registration as a Registered Manager
  • Have knowledge and experience in Children's Act, Ofsted regulations, staff management, compliance and safeguarding, Reg 44s and Ofsted inspections
  • Have experience of therapeutic practice
  • Understand how to effectively engage in the referral and matching process
  • Experience with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) and Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
  • At least 2 years of recent experience working within a residential children’s setting (within the last 5 years)
  • Ideally possess a valid driver's license

This new job will give someone a great opportunity to manage a new home, recruit their own staff team and be instrumental in the running of the home.  For more information please call Elite Care on 01604 879345.


  • Great salary
  • Bonus’s in place
  • Free gym membership


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Permanent Vacancies

We always have permanent vacancies which we recruit for on behalf of companies who are looking for high quality staff - this includes care management and residential homes manager posts.

Please call us on 01604 879345 and ask to speak to our specialist division to see how we can help you, or send us your details via the contact page.

We look forward to hearing from you.