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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Care Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £43000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Aidan Ruffinato

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0151 559 8680

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Aidan Ruffinato

I have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced manager to join an organisation that specialises in care and support to children and young people within residential care settings, across the UK.

The role is to work as a Peripatetic Manager, covering up to 4 homes across Durham, that support both boys and girls with either ADHD, SEMH, and/or EBD.

The homes are either rated GOOD or OUTSTANDING by OFSTED.

As a Peripatetic Manager, you will be working alongside the Regional Manager and Registered Managers, ensuring all homes are supported and effectively managed, whilst also filling gaps in management absences. 

Pay: Up to £55,000 - Salary up to £47,000 + Bonuses
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. 


  • Bonus up to £30% of salary
  • £1000 attendance bonus
  • 5% pension contribution
  • 35 days holiday
  • Life insurance
  • BUPA healthcare plan
  • Group staff benefits
  • Cycle to work scheme 


  • Support Regional Manager ensuring safe management of children's homes across the region
  • Support Registered Managers, assisting with the safe and effective management of residential care homes
  • Ensure all paperwork and safeguarding issues is recorded and reported
  • Ensure all children are safe and supported
  • Assist with recruitment
  • Assist with referrals
  • Cover management absences 
  • Ensure services meet OFSTED standards


  • NVQ Level 5 Leadership and Management
  • Drivers
  • Ideally from a GOOD or Outstanding Home

If this position sounds of interest, please click "Apply". One of the Vetro team will be in touch to talk about the role in more detail and your experience.
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