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Children'sHome Manager (Deputies Considered) Surrey

Children's Home Manager (Deputies Considered) - West Sussex

£27,500- £31,000 (plus extensive benefits package)

Charles Hunter Associates are the official sponsors of the Independent Children's Homes Association and actively work and train within the residential childcare sector in order to find and develop the highest calibre staff and find them exciting and progressive roles within the nation's best care providers.

I am looking to recruit an experienced Home or Deputy Manager within residential childcare to oversee a 6 bedded home for males aged up to 17 with emotional and behavioural difficulties based on the Surrey and Sussex border.

If you have the following skills

  • NVQ Level 3 (children's services relevant)

  • Minimum 2 years managing residential childcare services

  • Strong Ofsted inspection track record (minimum ‘Good')

  • Excellent knowledge of SEBD, safeguarding and regulations

  • Thorough understanding of adolescent males

The main responsibilities are to

  • Manage the day to day running of the home

  • Lead and train all staff up to the acceptable competency

  • Lead the services through all Ofsted inspections

  • Achieve minimum ‘Good' Ofsted rating

  • Design and implement plans for the homes to achieve ‘Outstanding'

  • Be a positive role model for all residents and staff

If you want to work for a national provider with a leading benefits package in a highly rewarding role, please apply by contacting Mark Beaver on 0118 948 5555 or email

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