Team Leader – Children’s Residential
£18,000 - £21,000 per annum
Permanent, full time
Your new company
One of the UK’s largest providers of specialist education and behavioural health services for children and young people. They provide a range of specialist services including children’s specialist education and children’s residential services. They are currently looking to recruit a Team Leader to oversee one of their Children's Residential Homes in Milton Keynes. This is a fantastic opportunity for a career within an exceptional organisation.
Your new role
As Team Leader you will oversee a team of social care professionals, ensuring that the Home’s policies and procedures are adhered to and that resources are managed effectively. You will establish and monitor high quality standards of care in line with the children’s homes regulations and quality standards and the Home’s Statement of Purpose and developing quality assurance measures to ensure these standards are maintained. You will ensure that each young person has a plan which reflects his / her care, education, social, emotional, cultural, therapeutic and health needs.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have proven experience within a children’s home setting and an excellent understand Childcare legislation and Safeguarding. You will have an understanding of the needs of BESD Children and an ability to manage challenging behaviour. An NVQ4 Residential Care or equivalent is desirable.
What you'll get in return
As well as a competitive salary you will also benefit from a supportive working environment which encourages continuous professional training and development.
What you need to do now
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