Residential Children's Home Manager.
Residential Service 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 professional is recruiting for a Care Manager for a children's residential service situated near to Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. My client is well established and is a leading provider of children services.
·Salary - £40,000 depending on experience
·Hours - 37 hours
·Area - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.
Responsibilities - Residential Service Manager - Children Services
·To be a member of the Senior Management Team within a residential setting.
·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.
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.
Skills required - Residential Service Manager - Children Services
·Level 5 Diploma/NVQ (Residential Childcare or equivalent).
·Experience within a similar service is required due to having a working knowledge of O...