Abbey Lodge Children's Home Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, UK
17 Jun, 2019Full Time
Job Title: Deputy Manager Job type: Full time, Permanent Salary: £21,254-£25,678 (Additional sleep-in allowance) Abbey Lodge Children's home is looking for a Deputy Manager to join our established and committed team. You will support the Registered manager in the continuation of delivering exceptional standards of care to the young people. In the absence of the Registered Manager, you will be responsible for all administration/child care functions at the home, managing the operational activities in accordance with the Children’s Home Regulations and the organisations policy and procedures. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated and passionate in caring for young people and can demonstrate excellent communication skills. This kind of role demands experience of working with young people, safeguarding knowledge and real resilience. It’s essential you’ve worked in schools or care, dealing directly with children and young people. With this background, you’ll know how to build and develop positive relationships, which can help you influence and encourage positive behaviour and well-being.