Interim Deputy Care Manager

Posted 9 April by Reed Education Easy Apply Featured
Interim Deputy Care Manager (Childrens Residential School, Thetford) Needed!

I am currently working with a great residential school on an exciting new role in the Thetford area.

Starting from the end of May, the school are looking for an outstanding Deputy Manager to join them on an interim basis to cover for maternity leave. However, due to an increase of pupils/service users there may be an opportunity for this to go permanent at the end of the contract.

The School:


• Offers care and education to pupils/service users aged between 6 - 18 years old
• Specialises with Autism and moderate Learning Difficulties
• Is set in a beautiful rural setting just outside of Thetford
• Has access to a wealth of resources and outdoor space

The Role:

• Interim for 1 year to cover maternity leave
• Potential to go permanent
• Full time
• £24,000 - £27,000 based on experience

The Responsibilities include but not limited to:

. To manage a team of support workers
. Ensure that outcomes ate specific for each child 
. Work in partnership with parents and carers
. Attend senior staff meetings
. Monitor recording systems in place and ensure they comply with national standards
. Assist manager with motivation and morale of other staff

What you will need:

• NVQ Level 4 
• At least 2 years experience working with young people within residential environment
• Knowledge of child development
• Understanding of confidentiality

If you are interested in the this exciting position then please 'Apply Now'. For further information then please call Matt Churchley on 01223 463305 or email matt.churchley@reedglobal.com

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Reference: 34857502

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