Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: Salary will vary depending on experience
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Jade Dale

Temporary Registered Children's Home Manager

Job Description

Temporary Registered Children's Home Manager

Job type: Management (Level 5)

Client type: Children's & Young People's Home - CB/EBD

Location: Grafham, Peterborough

Salary: Salary will vary depending on experience

Job type: Temporary contract (3 months minimum)

Hours: Full time

We are looking to recruit a temporary Registered Children's Home Manager for one of our EBD children's services in Grafham in Peterborough. The home is a temporary setting due to COVID for urgent temporary placement. The home has a maximum occupancy of 3 children per and they are looking for an experienced Manager to now take on this temporary role.

Your role will consist of the following responsibilities:

  • Ensuring quality of care provided is compliant with National Minimum Standards
  • Managing child protection concerns and complaints
  • Implementing procedures for all staff including admin and support
  • Liaising with external bodies to ensure comprehensive care packages are delivered
  • Creating and reviewing care packages to reflect each child's individual needs, including consulting service users on the care they receive
  • Staff recruitment and retention, all aspects of home and managing a team
  • Develop a competent and confident team
  • Operational responsibilities including staff rota management
  • Maintain up to date industry knowledge
  • Some sleep in's may be required

Essential Qualifications:

  • NVQ Level 5 in Leadership and Management
  • Registered Manager
  • Full UK drivers licence
  • Understand current legislation surrounding child care
  • Experience supporting children and young adults with challenging behaviour, EBD, sexual trauma and substance misuse within residential setting
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience within last 5 years of working with children at management level

If you are interested in applying for the above position, please contact Jade on 0115 9418131.


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

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