Head of Social Care Services

Posted 23 May by Healthier Recruitment Limited Featured

THE ROLE:
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Head of Social Care to oversee the management of an existing children's homes and help with setting up new provisions.
As Head of Social Care, you will be a key member of our Senior Leadership Team and will become the responsible individual of the children's homes and support the school residential services Manager.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL:
" Hold a Social Work Degree or NVQ/QCF Level 5
" Demonstrate evidence of continuous professional development
" Be an experienced manager within children's services.
" Have experience of working with children and young people with emotional, behavioural and social difficulties
" Be a strong and effective leader
" Be emotionally resilient
" Have the ability to work flexibly and demonstrate resourcefulness
" Have a strong 'can do' attitude
" Have highly developed organisational skills
" Effective communication skills

REWARDS:
" Comprehensive Induction, Competency, Growth and commitment to training & development
" Guidance, support and the benefit of being part of a strong and focused team of Registered Managers
" Excellent Salary + performance related bonus scheme
" Pension
" Just Drive Scheme
" Cycle Scheme
" Childcare vouchers
" Retail rewards scheme
REFERENCES
For all roles we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 3 years.
Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.
If you are applying to work within our Children's Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

At Healthier Recruitment, we are dedicated in finding our candidates their ideal roles. We go above and beyond the basic requirements of our candidates to find roles that not only match their overall package expectations but provide them with an opportunity to secure a position that offers personal fulfilment and the potential to develop within an organisation that shares similar visions and values.
Each and every candidate we work with is different, and therefore we take the time to get to know you and explore the potential career options that suit you best to ensure that your transition into a new role is both a smooth, stress free and enjoyable experience.

Required skills

  • "head of care" OR "children's residential management" OR "children's manager" OR "children's home manager"

Application questions

Do you hold a Social Work Degree or a QCF/Level 5?
Are you an experienced manager within children's services?
Do you have experience of working with children and young people with SEBD?

Reference: 35215823

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