We require 2 Deputy Managers to oversee the daily running of our dual or solo placements in the Southport area. Knowledge of Ofsted is essential and 3 years experience working with Children or Young People within a residential environment including 2 years at senior level.
A Level 3 Diploma in Children's Residential Services and experience of supervising staff, attending formal meetings and preparing formal reports is also essential.
The ability to participate in on call rotas and take out of hours calls is a requirement, as is a Full UK Driving License.
Duties include :
Devising staff rota's and managing staff cover when needed
Preparing and coordinating care plans and risk assessments
Chairing staff meetings
Holding staff supervisions and appraisals
Take on support shifts when required
Handling petty cash and managing budges
Working alongside senior staff to provide person centred support plans for the individual
Participating in training and being responsible for own development
Carrying out regular audits of files within the home
competitive rates of pay
enrolment onto pension scheme
regular and ongoing training and development
access to staff discount scheme
access to free staff health and wellbeing service
paid annual leave