Children, Young People and Families Manager Apprentice

Landmark House, Station Road, Cheadle, SK8 7BS
Competitive salary
31 Jan 2020
16 Oct 2020
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
We would like to see our Registered Manager manage all aspects in the day to day running of the Home. Promoting a caring environment which provides young people with a high standard of care, meeting individual needs and ensuring everyone is treated with respect and dignity and rights to privacy, independence and choice are met.

Duties to include:
  • To supervise, monitor and evaluate the care delivered to the young people
  • To manage the day to day running of all aspects of the service including; the standards and quality of care, communication with the team
  • To lead a team of staff and promote a positive, caring environment in which young people can achieve their individual targets
  • To recognise and assess individual's needs in order to formulate personalised support plans for each young person alongside the Key worker
  • To ensure the home is fully compliant with requirements for registration with Ofsted and to ensure continued development of good practice within the home
  • To liaise professionally with partner agencies and commissioning bodies when required
  • To undertake the monitoring of regular and periodic quality assurance systems such as monthly reports, risk assessments, care plans, transition plans etc.
  • To facilitate regular team meetings and planning meetings with the staff team
  • To attend management meetings as an active member offering performance related feedback on staff issues
  • To supervise a team of staff on a regular basis
  • To be responsible for the day to day monitoring of health and safety amongst the staff team
  • To attend meetings relevant to the post

  • Flexible working hours
  • Bonus scheme
  • Discounted/free food
  • Work from home opportunities
  • On-site parking

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience in working with looked after children with in sectorand likely to want to step up to MGT position
  • Worked in sector before and lookingfor progression
  • Knowledge of OFSTED requirement

Personal qualities

  • Passion to work with young people
  • Strong leader
  • Offer a nurturing approach
  • Resilience

Desired qualifications

To hold a level 3 or 4 in residential childcare or equivalent.

Future prospects

  • Senior Manager
  • Long term employment once course is completed and probation period successfully gained

Things to consider

Needs of YP and the role may not always be 9am till 5pm.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

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