Deputy Manager's and Senior Support Workers - Children's Homes

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Charles Hunter Associates
£18000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
04 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
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Deputy Manager's and Senior Support Workers - Children's Homes Salary - £18,000 - £29,000 Charles Hunter Associates are a leading recruitment agency within the residential childcare sector and also the sponsors of the Independent Children's Homes Association (ICHA) based in Reading. We work with the very best providers across Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey and the rest of the South East. Charles Hunter Associates have many vacancies available for experienced social care professionals. I am working with a highly reputable and expanding children's home provider in Berkshire who are looking to add an experienced, enthusiastic and ambitious Registered Manager to manage one of their services for children who have suffered sexual exploitation and have challenging behaviours. If you have all of the following NVQ Level 3 Children and Young Peoples Workforce / Residential Childcare NVQ Level 5 Leadership and Management (desirable) Minimum 1 year working in children's services Practical Ofsted knowledge Enthusiasm, energy and a passion for giving young people better opportunities Empathetic attitude towards young people and their situations Flexible to work a variety of shifts Car Driver and Vehicle Your role will include Working a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings, weekends and sleep ins Creating and updating personalised care plans for young people Be a positive role model and strive to deliver positive outcomes Ensure all staff work within company and regulatory procedures Correctly complete and store paper work and care plans Risk assessments and incident reports Liaise with external agencies including local police, social workers, medical staff and local authorities Train and induct all new staff to ensure they are fully competent Lead shifts and undertake any managerial duties in the absence of your Line Manager If you are looking to further your career in children's services then this is a fantastic opportunity for you. Please contact Mark Beaver at Charles Hunter Associates on or call 0118 948 5555 (my office hours are 8.30pm to 6.30pm) Refer a friend, family member or colleague working in Social Care and you could earn yourself £250 Please contact me to find out more This job was originally posted as

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