Children's Home Manager - Bedfordshire




Our client provides specialist therapeutic care and education to young people young people aged between 10 and 18 who, due to previous trauma and/or neglect, have a range of complex needs.

Due to their continued expansion, they are looking for two experienced Home Managers for their services in Bedfordshire.

Duties for this exciting role will include:

  • Providing professional support, guidance and supervision to a team of residential child care practitioners
  • Identifying, reporting and managing current and emergent risks within the Home, including those that may impinge upon safeguarding and statutory compliance or inspection rating
  • Ensuring the home provides and maintains the highest levels of therapeutic care and service in accordance with the legislative framework, company procedures, ethos and policy
  • Ensuring effective maintenance of all documented procedures for tasks that deliver statutory compliance
  • Ensure continual quality improvement to achieve and maintain an Ofsted rating of Good or Outstanding

Essential criteria for the role of Home Manager (Children) are:

  • At least 2 years in a position relevant to the residential children’s care in the last 5 years
  • At least one year’s experience supervising and managing a staff team
  • A Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare or a qualification which we consider to be equivalent to the Level 5 Diploma (or have the ability to compete within one year)
  • A Full manual driving licence

For more information on this role, and details on how to apply, please call Elite on 01604 879345 or visit our website www.elitecarerecruitment.co.uk.

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