Deputy Manager - Children's Service

  • Location

    Oswestry, Shropshire

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  • Salary:

    £25514 - £26034 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Carly Riley

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Childrens Deputy Manager - Oswestry Area - Up to £26,034 plus Benefits

This is a fantastic organisation that focuses on the care for Children and Young People. They offer a consistent and effective approach to all their Young People and go out of their way to ensure positive outcomes for everyone involved. They have children's services as well as packages for care leavers.

We are looking for an experienced and passioate Deputy Manager for the brand new service about to open. This will be a 3 Bed EBD service for Children and Young People. As this is a new service, you will help with the setting up of this service alongside the Manager. This is an excellent way to use your skills to make a real impact from the start. The team area friendly and welcoming, and this company offers great opportunity for progression.

You will be responsible for assisting the Manager with the day to day running of the service and managing in their absence. You will also use your skills and knowledge to motivate the staff team and ensure the Children and Young People have all their needs met. You will offer leadership and guidance to the team and will support junior members of staff and will strive to uphold the high standards of care at all times.

This role will involve sleep ins and the shift pattern is a 2 on 4 off.

To apply for this job, you must have the following,

- Experience working in a Children's Residential Service

- Experience in a Senior Team Leader or Supervisory role in Children's Services

- NVQ 3 Children and Young Peoples Work Force (or equivalent)

- Driver

- Passion for making a difference

Please note: This is not suitable for applicants with a background in Nursey School.

You will be offered a salary of between £25,514 and 326,034 (including sleeps at £34) and can also take advantage of the excellent benefits, including;

- Pension

- Pay care scheme (health benefits)

- Perk box (discount scheme)

- Long service bonuses

- NVQ completion bonus

- Free meals on shift

- Great personal development and progression opportunities

- DBS and Update service paid for

This is a fantastic organisation for anyone wanting a career in this field and for someone who is committed to quality care at all times.

If you would like more information on this role or would like to discuss this further, please call Carly at Meridian Business Support on 0151-556-2090 or send an up to date Cv.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.