Deputy Manager - Children's Home

Job: Deputy Manager - Children's Home


Location: Lydney


Salary: Up to £31,000


Role: Full-time, permanent


Do you want to make a positive difference to vulnerable children and their lives? Are you looking for a full time and permanent role which offers stability and a guaranteed income? Are you keen to work with an outstanding provider who offers clear development and progression opportunities?


If you have answered yes to any of the above, then please get in touch as I am looking for a Deputy Manager for a children's residential home based in Lydney.

This is an Ofsted good home which supports vulnerable children and young people with Social Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties.


This is a role where you will be working with one of the most reputable care providers in the area and will benefit from ongoing training and support to ensure you have everything you need to become successful in the role.


Benefits of the Deputy Manager include:



  • Earning potential in the region of £31,000

  • Sleep in rate of £32 per sleep (approx.

    8 per month)

  • Overtime paid at a rate of £17.50 per hour

  • Full-time contract

  • Paid for DBS

  • Fully funded training for your CPD

  • On-going progression opportunities

  • Pension, maternity and paternity benefits and more!


Requirements of the Deputy Manager include:



  • Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare or Children and Young People's Workforce is essential

  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management is desirable

  • Strong Ofsted knowledge

  • Clean UK driving license is essential


Responsibilities of the Deputy Manager include:



  • Oversee all referrals and assessments within the home

  • Enable the young people to fulfill their potential through structured education, care and wellbeing interventions that are relevant to their needs

  • Manage placement plans building relationships and gaining best outcome agreements with local authorities

  • Manage the home in line with the allocated budget

  • Coach and develop the team to maximise their performance and potential and work effectively together to deliver the best outcomes


Please follow the instructions on this website to apply your interest, or alternatively for more information on this position please contact Charlie Chambers at Charles Hunter Associates on 0118 948 5555




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