Brand New Children’s Home Opening January 2021 – Interviewing 5th & 6th November
Hexagon Care Services are ranked #1 in terms of Ofsted ratings across the 10 largest private providers of Children’s Residential Services in England – 100% of our homes and schools rated by Ofsted currently either Good or Outstanding. We are not a recruitment agency.
Location: Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire – Solo placements
Job title: Deputy Manager
Earnings: £24,350 to £26,350 DOE
Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday.
Essential requirements: 2 years’ experience working specifically in a children’s home/residential service & NVQ3 in Children and Young People/Diploma in Residential Childcare (or equivalent), with an additional minimum of one years’ experience managing a staff team/leadership responsibilities
Unfortunately due to regulations, experience supporting in schools, nurseries, after-school clubs or any work with adults is not transferable.
We are opening 2 brand new children’s homes (1 bed, solo placements) that will have 2:1 staffing at all times. As a Deputy manager you will be responsible for actively safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children/young people, and effectively supporting the registered manager of the provision. Ensuring that staff fully understand their role in relation to the individual needs of all young people, being a supportive leader and promoting best practice within the home.
Hexagon are proud to have 100% Good or Outstanding Ofsted ratings across the company with most of our homes located in Lancashire, Yorkshire, and the Midlands. A statistic we are very proud of! We offer progression and development within the company, so if you are an RSW or Team Leader looking to progress into management of a service, we have the training and resources, and exciting expansion plans for the future that are underway already.