Deputy Childrens Home Manager Lewisham

TBC - £25000 per annum 
Job Type:
South East London 
Social Care 
Job Ref:

Deputy Children’s Home Manager
Salary: Up to £25k based upon experience
Location: Lewisham
Start: ASAP

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Deputy Manager with experience of working with Children to assist the Home Manager in this small residential service in South East London

The Role:

• To promote the normal development of Children and young people
• To safeguard all service users from threats to their health and welfare
• To ensure that the home environment is safe and sensitive to the needs of the children
• To implement and monitor individual care plans
• To develop and maintain relationships with parents, social workers, teachers and other professionals
• To actively contribute to the development off the staff team and provide leadership and guidance
• To be involved with staff recruitment and performance monitoring
• To ensure staff are adequately trained, supported and supervised in accordance with relevant policies and quality standards.
• To assist the home manager with budgets and monitoring expenditure
• To ensure the home and staff comply with health and safety and legal requirements
• To maintain and adhere to professional and confidentiality requirements
• To take part in a shift system including evenings and weekends

The Person:

• We are looking for someone who has a degree in social work or NVQ Level 4/5 working with Children
• Must have 3 years’ experience working with young people in a residential setting
• Must be flexible to work evening and weekend shifts including sleep ins
• Must have sound knowledge of Ofsted

Please note if you do not have the relevant qualifications and experience specific to CHILDREN your application will not be considered.

Interested? Then send us your CV and we will consider you for the first round of interviews

To apply for this or similar opportunities, please click the apply button, alternatively please contact Kelly on 0121 362 2315.

Coburg Banks Health and Social Care specialise in recruiting Care Managers, Care Co-ordinators and Senior Carers within Residential care, Domiciliary care, Supported living and Nursing. We would welcome the opportunity to help you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV into us

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