** Deputy Manager **
** Kempston, Bedfordshire **
** Permanent/ 40-42 hours/ 8am - 10pm including sleep in shifts**
** £28,000 **
** Working with children with EBD **
BS Social Care are currently recruiting for a Deputy Manager within a children's residential home in Kempston, Bedfordshire. You will be working with children up to the age of 17 years paying £28,000.
About the job; your role is to work alongside the Registered Manager to help with the running of the home and the team within the service. You will work with the children to ensure the service users receive the highest standard of support/care appropriate to their individual needs. You will be working with external agencies such as Local Authorities and other Health/Social Care professional's and help the young people with everyday day tasks such as cooking, cleaning, medical appointments, meetings etc. young people with everyday day tasks such as cooking, cleaning, medical appointments and meetings.
About the ideal candidate; it is essential that you are experienced within a senior/management role with experience of running a team and have worked within a children's residential home. You will hold a Level 3 or 4 in Residential Child Care or equivalent. You will need knowledge of Ofsted and have excellent communication skills between the team and with the management. We are looking for a team player who has a high passion for giving good care and who will work well with the Home Manager, the team and the service users..
For this permanent role working 40-42 hours per week, working hours are 8am-10pm which will include weekends and sleep in shifts that are 10pm-8am. You will be offered £28,000 per year and benefits will be confirmed at interview stage.
To apply, please contact Carla Gunn on 01604 448408 or email your CV