Registered Manager - Children's Homes
Coventry has re-designed and transformed its’ children’s homes provision – four new homes are being created across the city operating small family style homes each catering for four young people aged 10-16 on admission.
We now require a Registered Children’s Home Managers to take charge of one of these homes.
We are seeking a modern and progressive Registered Managers with good knowledge of the Ofsted registration and inspection process as well as demonstrable skill and experience in managing a children’s residential resource. Successful candidates will be required to build a new and effective team and achieve successful outcomes for children admitted to the home on a medium to long term basis.
We welcome applications from established and experienced Registered Managers and/or those with a successful track record at Deputy Manager level.
37 hours per week as required plus on-call duties as part of management cover rota
Thursday 4th October 2018
In return, we can offer you an excellent pension scheme, childcare vouchers, 'MyCar' scheme, interest-free loans on annual travel cards, discounts at a number of city centre restaurants, shops and other establishments.
Coventry City Council is committed to delivering the best possible services and improving the quality of life for Coventry people. In order to do this effectively we aim to have a workforce that represents the diverse communities we serve, embracing and utilising the broad range of skills, experiences and perspectives this brings.
We are committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for all. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition
This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is covered by the Code of Practice on the English language fluency for public sector workers
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