Children's Home Manager - Corby

Registered Children’s Home Manager


£32,000 + on-call + bonus

My client is a growing provider of residential care homes for children and young people in the East Midlands.  Initially managing an established children’s home in Corby, Northamptonshire for 6-9 months, you will then source, set up, design, and lead a new Children’s Home in Leicestershire.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to use their skills and knowledge to really make a real difference in the lives of children and young people.

Duties for the role of Registered Manager will include:

  • Taking total responsibility for the management of the care and therapy within the Home
  • Providing the optimum caring and therapeutic environment for the young people
  • Dealing with all referrals
  • Arranging admissions to the home
  • Ensuring all standards and legal requirements are being met
  • Setting up a new children’s home, including appointing your own staff team with input and influence on the service model

To be successful in this role you must possess:

  • A qualification in a caring discipline acceptable to the Registering Authority: DipSW, CQSW, or QCF Level 5 (or equivalent)
  • At least 1 years’ experience working as a Deputy Manager/Registered Homes Manager in a care setting caring for a similar group with good or outstanding ratings
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of the Children’s Homes (England) Regulations 2015, the Guide to the Quality Standards, Ofsted’s Social Care Common Inspection Framework
  • Experience of working in a progressive educational/care setting
  • Proven ability to engage effectively with children and young people
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Effective communication skills
  • Accurate recording and documenting skills
  • UK/EU driving licence

For more information on this exciting and rewarding role, please call Elite on 01604 879345.


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