Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan
£27150 - £28156 per annum
22 days ago
*** CAR DRIVERS ONLY ***
We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Deputy Manager to join a small Children's Residential service in Cowbridge in the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan.
You will be supporting Young People with Challenging Behaviour and Social, Emotional Behaviour Difficulties aged between 10-18.
If you are a Senior Support Worker looking to step up - this may be the role for you!
Salary: £27,150 - £28,156 per year inclusive of sleep-ins.
Shift Pattern: A mixture of 14 / 24 and 48 hour shifts
- To support the Registered Manager in the overall management of the home and deputise in their absence.
- To protect children and young people from risks to their health, welfare and development.
- To ensure that the home environment is appropriate and sensitive to the needs of the children being looked after and is compliant with the Children's Homes Regulations and CIW.
- To provide support and social learning for children and young people.
- To encourage and support children and young people to take responsibility for their own lives commensurate with their age and ability.
- To provide support and guidance to other staff, ensuring they are able to carry out their role effectively in line with company policy and procedures.
- To create a positive and supportive culture within the staff team.
- 28 days annual leave
- Help through qualifications and training.
- MUST be a car driver due to the location of the homes and for transporting young people.
- MUST be over the age of 25 due to the policies and regulations of the homes.
- NVQ or QCF Level 3 Children and Young People is essential.
- MUST have experience of supporting young people with challenging behaviour, at a Senior or Deputy position.
- Be willing to undertake and complete further training and development, as necessary in order to enhance service delivery.
- At least two years' experience of working in care.
- Be passionate about supporting young people with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties and challenging behaviour.
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