Location: Children's Home, Handsworth Wood, West Midlands
Vacancy Type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus bonus
Hours: 39 hours per week.
Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.
With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.
Seeking an Ofsted Registered Manager for our Children's home in Handsworth Wood, Birmingham. This exciting opportunity within our Senior Management Team will support a 2 bedded unit for young people with Social, Emotional and Behavioural difficulties.
As a Registered Manager at our Children’s Home in Handsworth Wood, you will take complete responsibility for the running of the service provision.
- You will be expected to maintain and improve on the already high standards in the home in line with the company's expectations.
- You will provide leadership, support and direction for the well-established care team and champion the Company’s ethos.
- You will also need to be able to work with professionals from a wide range of different disciplines, liaising with outside agencies and stake holders you will demonstrate professionalism and act as a role model for staff.
- Whilst this role does offer challenges it also delivers a personal achievement when you are able to help our young people to lead lives that are fulfilled, full of opportunities and aspirational.
The successful applicant will need to have had a wide range of experience as a child care practitioner having managed teams in a residential setting. A Level 5 Diploma / DipSW qualifications or equivalent are essential. Due to the nature of the role a full driving licence is required.
Our Registered Managers will need to be outcome focused, be prepared to be flexible and have an unswerving passion for providing the best possible service for the young people we care for. We endeavour to provide a stable, caring and therapeutic environment, enabling children and young people to develop, grow and flourish.
This Registered Manager position based at Handsworth Wood can offer a salary of up to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience. We also offer an excellent bonus and benefits package and we take pride in the training and career opportunities we offer.
For all roles we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.
Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.