Registered Children's Home Deputy Manager
Reports to: Responsible Person for Residential Services Q House Children's Home; Registered Manager
Conditions and Location
Location: London - Queensmill School - Q House Children's Home Pay and Conditions
Starting Salary: £28-38k
Annual Leave: 6 weeks per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
Responsible to: Responsible Person of Residential Services
The post holder will be the Registered Manager for the home as specified in the Children's Homes Regulations 2015 and will be required to fulfil the obligations set out in the National Minimum Standards for Children's Homes 2015.
The home will provide respite placements for young people where the plan indicates this to be the most suitable intervention. The following skills are therefore crucial: Emotional sustainability; sound partnership practice; excellent verbal and written communication skills; the ability to form lasting relationships; commitment to working issues through; the capacity to be tenacious in working in a planned way to achieve the best outcomes for every young person through establishing achievable targets.
Probation: Appointments are subject to satisfactory completion of a probationary period of 6 months.
DBS Disclosure: An enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this post.
Smoking: Your attention is drawn to the fact that the Q House Children's Home (the Service) has a 'No Smoking' policy.
Closing Date for Application 24th February 2020
Interviews week commencing 2nd March 2020
How to apply
To apply please email: Head@queensmill.lbhf.sch.uk for an application form.