Do you want a position that will have you Loving Mondays? Are you an experienced Deputy Manager with experience in children's residential settings? If so, then we have a fantastic opportunity available for the right candidate.
Here at Reed care and support we are looking for a Deputy Manager to start as soon as possible in a children's residential home based in the Wirral area working 40 hours per week.
In order to apply for this role you must have experience of working in a similar setting for at least 1 year have your level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management and preferably have NVQ level 3 in Children and Young People.
Duties and Responsibilities will include:
As a Deputy Manager you will demonstrate practical leadership in childcare and assist in the organising and supporting of staff to provide the best possible care for each child and young person.
You will support the Registered Manager to sustain and develop the administration systems, recording systems and repair work, so that a warm and caring home environment is maintained. You will provide an out of hours on-call service to staff on a rota basis with Registered Manager and Senior Support staff.
To assist and supervise in the continual assessment of the needs of the children
To support staff to achieve the highest standards of care for children and young people and produce a development plan for the service that ensures the delivery of high quality, child centred practice and young people and to identify and prepare specific development plans to ensure the most appropriate service provision.
Belief in inclusion, evidenced through work practice
A desire to ensure that the needs of children/young people are met and supported, are at the heart of decision making.
Must be committed to ensuring that the children/young people we support are valued and enabled to take control of their own lives. To champion this when the going gets tough and be able to raise concerns if colleagues are not working in this way.
At all times demonstrate respect for children/young people and recognise their value as individuals including their right to privacy and to be treated with dignity.
In return for your hard work and commitment we offer a support network of experienced care professionals, a rewarding career path and a promise that no working day will be the same!
Holiday and Sick Pay
Access to a Medical Cash Plan including dental, optical, physio, and maternity/paternity.
Discounts to hundreds of retailers
Access to shifts at numerous locations & the ability to find permanent work
24/7 Support from our team and On Call Services**
If interested please hit** APPLY **or send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org we look forward to hearing from you!