REGISTERED CHILDRENS HOME MANAGER
White Trees Residential provide short and long-term residential services for young people aged from 11 - 18 with emotional and behavioural difficulties, in a therapeutic homely environment. White Trees has been established for over 12 years and we currently have 5 homes (Two in Braintree and one in each of Sawbridgeworth, Harlow and Saffron Walden) and an independent school, which are all consistently well rated with Ofsted. Our aim is to support our young people to grow self-esteem and build positive relationships. We focus on being able to re-engage young people in education and help them to achieve in building a brighter future.
We are currently recruiting for a registered manager to work along side us as we open our next home. Within this role you will be responsible for the day to day operational running of the home, you will achieve and sustain a high level of care provision to our young people and deliver effective management, coaching and guidance to our staff.
As the environment will be ever changing and challenging, we need a very robust & resilient individual who understands this client group of often complex children. Our young people require patience & understanding to build positive relationships. We are looking for the right manager who can lead, inspire and motivate a team of people to support, manage and develop the young people within this service.
The role requires a knowledgeable & dynamic individual who can use their previous experience, understanding of children’s residential service, and organisational skills to ensure the home continues to thrive. You will be required to demonstrate practical leadership skills, expert communication, and the ability to work under pressure in a demanding environment whilst following all current legislations and White Tree’s own policies and procedures.
The ideal candidate will have a solid career history in children’s residential social care, including at least 2 years management experience and previous registration with Ofsted. You will have a proven track record of managing a successful service.
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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £45,000.00-£60,000.00 per year
We are taking every precaution possible whilst ensuring the young people remain in a supportive environment that feels homely rather than clinical. The homes are all cleaned/sanitized daily, PPE is available and traffic in/out is limited.
Life at WhiteTrees Group