Accountable to: Directors of OperationsResponsible for: Residential Support WorkersHours of Work: 37 hours per weekSalary: £30,000 to £40,000 (Dep on Exp)Purpose of the role:To be responsible for shaping and delivering the residential home's 'Statement of Purpose' and managing the team to achieve the same.To provide high quality care services that supports the needs of the residents, to be an advocate for their well-being and to provide strong, motivational leadership to staff.Duties and responsibilities:1. To manage a 'Young Persons' Residential Home and ensure the efficient operation of the service in accordance with the relevant legislation, procedures, policies and the Statement of Purpose for the home.2. To produce a development plan for the service that ensures the delivery of high quality, clinically informed practice.3. To support staff to achieve the highest standards of care for the residents.4. To co-ordinate and monitor casework and administrative functions of the home and evaluate standards of performance.5. To assist and supervise in the continual assessment of the needs of the young people and to identify and prepare specific development plans to ensure the most appropriate service provision.6. To be involved in recruitment of staff including vetting, interviewing and inducting new employees.7. To contribute to a comprehensive staff training and development programme to enable the service to have available all necessary skills and levels of expertise to meet the needs of the young people.8. To contribute to the development of appropriate relationships with and between staff, young people and other stakeholders.9. Liaise with the various internal and external multi-disciplinary teams and commissioning authorities to ensure that the care needs of new and existing residents are met.10. To chair meetings, reviews and discussions as necessary.11. To ensure at all times that professional ethics and behaviour are demonstrated by all s...