We are looking for an experienced Head of Care for our client based in the Deal and the surrounding area.
Ideally you will have experience working with children, as well as hold a recognised social work or professional qualification to working with children to at least NVQ Level 3.
This is a great opportunity to become a Registered Managers number 1, with the opportunity to progress qualifications, with the view to gain a Level 5 Diploma Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People Services or other equivalent qualifications to support service delivery and for the successful candidate to develop personally.
Day-to-day duties include:
* Working with the Registered Manager to support the delivery of service and ensuring the children's needs are met at all times. * Making sure each child has a written placement plan and risk assessment in place, fully implemented and updated as required. * Manage the organisation of activities, workshops and education for the children. * Involve the children as fully as possible, ensuring relevant activities are available to them. * Ensure all procedures are followed at all times. * Manage the budget allocated. * Communicating with staff and senior management, ensuring they are aware of important matters, from the running of the home, to children cared for and any staff issues.
The successful applicant will be subject to Disclosure checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service.
To discuss this opportunity in more detail, please apply for the position today as our client is looking to interview immediately.
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