Knowsley council requires a manager for a short break children’s home that supports children with disabilities with a large size staff team.
As the Registered Manager, you will be responsible for delivering the highest levels of care and support to children with disabilities through the provision of leadership, direction and management of Knowsley’s respite service. To achieve and exceed the highest levels of performance and quality standards, you will have responsibility for delivering childcare that is focused on obtaining the best outcomes for each child within the home.
You will be responsible for managing and developing the delivery of respite service by leading, motivating, organising and ensuring the supervision of a team of staff. The role also involves ensuing that the home is fully compliant with OFSTED regulations, care home standards and the home’s statement of purpose.
You must hold a Level 5 qualification in Leadership and Management or equivalent or be working towards a Level 5 qualification.
You will have a minimum of 5 years experience of delivering high quality services to children and families in a residential setting, with a minimum of one year at a supervisory level.
You must have 2 years experience working in a children’s residential/respite in the last five years.
You must possess the necessary skills to manage a team of experienced and dedicated staff and have the ability to manage regulated services within the framework of Children homes Quality Standards and Regulations.