Deputy Manager (Children's Services)

Posted 6 April by Prism 7 Recruitment Limited

Deputy Manager (Children's Services)
Oswestry, Shropshire
£10.82-£11.30 Per hr

Prism 7 Recruitment are working on behalf of our client based in a rural location in Oswestry, Shropshire for a Deputy Manager.

Purpose of the Deputy Manager...

To operate within the company's policies and procedures to provide a positive living experience for all young people and provide appropriate care and support as identified in the young person's Care Plan / Placement Plan.

Main tasks of the Deputy Manager...

  • To follow the placement plan of each young person.
  • To support the young person in daily routines such as cooking of meals, cleaning, monitoring of hygiene, leisure activities etc.
  • To take part in and encourage young people in outdoor or family activities.
  • To assist with the day-to-day running of the home and ensure a high standard of hygiene. safety and homeliness,
  • To assist young people to maintain constructive contact with their families, friends and other significant people, as identified in the young person's Placement Plan.
  • To support, advise and monitor young people's health and well being.
  • To encourage and support young people in expressing their views, wishes and complaints.
  • To assist young people to develop appropriate behaviour through the use of encouragement. praise, rewards and role modelling.
  • To provide care, which is consistent with the home's 'Statement of Purpose.

Skills required for the Deputy Manager...

  • Have recent experience working with children and young people as a Deputy Manager in a children's residential home
  • Have you had recent experience working with young people that have complex behaviour in the residential setting
  • Have a QCF Level 3 Diploma in Children's and Young Peoples Workforce
  • A positive attitude, friendly persona and a caring nature
  • Strong residential experience

If you are all of the above and looking to join a growing company that offers rewards excellent benefits and a fantastic working environment, then contact the team at Prism 7 Recruitment now for further details!!!

Required skills

  • Behavioural
  • Management
  • Residential Homes
  • Social Care
  • Young People

Application questions

Recently worked with children and young people as a Deputy Manager in a children's residential home?
Recent experience working with young people that have complex behaviour in the residential setting?
Have a QCF Level 3 Diploma in Children's and Young Peoples Workforce?
A positive attitude, friendly persona and a caring nature?
Strong residential experience?

Reference: 34844781

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