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Ofsted Registered Service Manager


To be the Ofsted registered Responsible Individual for all designated Homes and act on behalf of the organisation to ensure that the Homes meet relevant requirements set out in legislation

To provide effective leadership and management for children and young people.

To ensure a high standard of consistent care and service in accordance with legislation, central government Guidance, regulations and standards, and the policies and procedures of the client.

Main Criteria

The essential we are wanting in a suitable candidate would be:

  • Develop and establish provision for care, accommodation and support through working with existing partners and building links with other partners and agencies as appropriate.

  • Liaise with the Referrals and Admissions team to ensure the effective management of resource allocation within the context of placement matching, and placement stability, and to support corporate parenting.

  • Provide a comprehensive placement service through managing admissions to residential establishments in partnership with all Local Authorities and other agencies.

  • To monitor care plans and placement plans, activities and community involvement, and provide oversight of individual care planning for all young people looked after all Homes designated to you.

  • Ensure the children's Homes are fully prepared and ready for regular Ofsted inspections.

  • Ensure young people in the Children's Homes are effectively safeguarded.

  • Location: London

    Salary: GC Pay scales