Knowsley council have two Deputy Residential Manager vacancies for two residential children’s homes.
Under the supervision and direction of the Registered Manager, you will be responsible for delivering the highest levels of care and support to children through the provision of leadership, direction and management of Knowsley’s residential services. To achieve and exceed the highest levels of performance and quality standards, you will have responsibility for delivering childcare that is focused on obtaining the best outcomes for each child within the home. You will be responsible for managing and developing the delivery of residential services by leading, motivating, organising and ensuring the supervision of a team of staff. The role also involves ensuing that the home is fully compliant with OFSTED regulations, care home standards and the home’s statement of purpose.
As Deputy Manager you will support the Registered Manager and deputise when the manager is away from the home. We are proud of our homes in Knowsley and require an innovative deputy who can continue to improve services to our children, young people and families.
You must hold a NVQ3 in Child Care and be committed to obtaining NVQ 5 in Leadership and Management. You will have a minimum of 2 years experience of delivering high quality services to children and families in a residential setting.
Knowsley offer training packages and development opportunities.
For an informal discussion, please contact Jane Vowles 07745171006 or Tracy Burke 07825145111
Interviews are to take place on 23 November 2021