Registered Care Manager
Ormskirk, Lancashire, England
My client is looking for a Registered Manager to manage their 3 bedded home within the Ormskirk area. This is a three bedded new home that has not yet been registered. My client are a children’s home provider based in the Northwest of England. They work with children aged 8 to up to 17 years with complex needs. You will require appropriate qualifications NVQ Level IV, Registered Manager’s Award, Dip. SW, CQSW, or any other recognised qualification, and a minimum of 2 years experience in a senior position within a residential child care field or management experience in a similar setting.
You must have the flexibility to occasionally work out of normal office hours and be on call. For this position you will require a full driving licence and your own vehicle.
You will be required to take overall responsibility for all staff, delegating effectively and appropriately. Manage and monitor labour costs, staffing structures and rotas, ensuring they meet requirements of the children`s needs and are in line with allocated labour budgets. Ensure all staffs are aware of their responsibilities in relation to adherence of policies, both in the home, the organisation and those set out in Children's Legislation and Regulations. Ensure all staff adhere to and work within the policies and procedures established in the organisation and the home. Develop and know to staff a variety of intervention strategies regarding behaviour management. In order that children can develop coping mechanisms and changes in patterns of behaviour. Take a lead in ensuring meetings and reviews of children and staff are delivered within required time scales. Ensure effective delivery of individual care planning requirements for children. Ensure that the high standards expected in the delivery of care are upheld, and that the standing of the company is maintained.
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- £ 30,000 - 32,000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
Posted 7 Nov 2016
Closes 7 Dec 2016
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