Bolton, Greater Manchester
£22,491.18 - £26,003.79 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Deputy Manager - Bolton

Due to expansion they are pleased to be opening a new residential service in the Bolton area and recruiting a full staff team to support their young people. The role is challenging but also extremely rewarding and you will have the real opportunity to make a difference to their young people’s lives.

Deputy Manager Responsibilities:

As a Deputy Manager you will work as a team in their residential home to support 4 / 5 young people in their care. You will support the Residential Manager with the management of home and supervise the team to achieve the most effective outcomes for their young people. You will help plan rotas for the staff team and conduct monthly supervisions. You will also support the team with their learning and development ensuring all the relevant training and inductions are completed. You will also assist the Residential Manager in managing safeguarding and health and safety matters. You will be supported by a multi-disciplinary team including Nurses, Psychologists and Psychiatrists to ensure they achieve the best possible outcomes for their young people.

Deputy Manager Requirements:

To be successful in this role you will have previous experience of working with young people with mental health needs and have 12 months supervisory experience. You will have an understanding of CQC and / or Ofsted requirements and will have a relevant level 3 care qualification. You will need to be compassionate, calm, resilient and understand the issues and challenges their young people face. You must also thrive in a team environment and be flexible with the ability to work a 7 day rota, completing early and late shift patterns alongside occasional sleep ins for which an additional payment is made. Having a driving licence is also essential.

Our client operates a safer recruitment process and as part of this process the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

About the company:

Their organisatoin provides residential services for young people and young adults aged 16-30 years old who have been discharged from psychiatric inpatient stays or secure children’s homes. Their aim is to support the young people using an innovative therapeutic approach and least restrictive practice to enable them to live in a non-secure community setting and to achieve their individual goals in preparation for transition to adult life. Their “no restraint” policy allows for more respectful and thoughtful relationships with young people and avoids traumatisation and consequent escalations in risk.

Location: Bolton

Job type: Full Time, Permanent, Full time hours 37.5 per week

Salary: £22,491.18-£26,003.79 per annum dependent on experience

Benefits: 28 days holiday including bank holidays rising to 35 days with increased years’ service, Paid 2 week full induction before you start, Opportunity to complete your Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management, Excellent career progression, Paid enhanced DBS check, Enhanced Company Pension Scheme, 24 hr Employee Assistance Programme and counselling, Free onsite parking, Life Assurance, Online discounts, Refer a friend scheme where we pay £500 for every friend you refer, Annual paid Summer and Christmas parties, Length of service awards.

They are an equal opportunities employer who values diversity and positively encourages applications of all ages from all sections of the community. As an employer they are also committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all their staff.

Closing Date: 9th February 2020

They reserve the right to bring forward their closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest.

You may have experience of the following: Deputy Care Home Manager, Deputy Manager, Deputy Residential Home Manager, Nurse, Nursing, Registered Nurse, Charity, Not for Profit, etc.

Ref: 91258

Posted on: 10 January 2020
Closed date: 09 February 2020
Job ref: 91258
Tags: Social Care/Development, Care Management