Residential Childcare Managers

Inspire Scotland
£36000 per annum
Closing date
28 Jun 2021

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Children & Youth
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Residential Childcare Managers
Cumbria, North West England
Circa. £36,000 per annum
Inspire Scotland is a provider of Residential Care and Education services for children and young people in Scotland. We are a growing organisation and delighted to announce the opening of two brand new 3 bed homes in the Cumbria area.
At Inspire Scotland we promote harmonious collaborative relationships between care professionals, children and young people, built on mutual respect, trust and unconditional appreciation. We take pride in being a great place to work and in rewarding the support and dedication our employees bring to improving young people’s lives.
We are now recruiting for experienced Residential Childcare Managers to help manage and set up our brand-new homes in the Thursby and Brampton area. You will be responsible for the delivery of care and protection for the children and young people living within the home. You will also ensure that residential staff engage with children and young people in all aspects of their daily lives in a planned and purposeful way.
To be successful within this role you will have:
- Experience of residential childcare management
- Undertaken appropriate training and have excellent knowledge of Ofsted requirements and standards
- Be familiar with managing the Ofsted inspection process to ensure the highest possible evaluation and Standards of Care
- A full, valid driving licence
It is essential that you have Level 3 diploma in Working with Children & Young People or equivalent and hold or willing to undertake a Level 5 in Leadership & Management within two years.
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to make their mark within this brand-new home and service. If you feel like you are the right person for the role then please click on the apply button.

Inspire Scotland is an equal opportunities employer.
Because of the nature of its work with children and young people, Inspire Scotland uses the DBS Service to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and young people in our care.
Closing date: 9am, Monday 28th June 2021
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We also work with several English Local Authorities, and have a broad network of partners from local authorities, local schools, colleges and health services where we operate, and a number of national bodies in Scotland and England. 

Experienced in supporting young people with a wide variety of support needs, we have a dedicated education team headed by a full time GTC registered teacher with a wide background in all levels of education in the UK. They are responsible for ensuring the best possible educational outcomes for every child and young person.

We offer student placements to students studying social care courses at college or university, with links to the University of Strathclyde and with New College Lanarkshire. Whether in education or work, we do all we can to guide our young people towards the flourishing futures they all deserve, supporting them through their care to the transition to independent living.

Since Inspire Scotland was founded, we have seen many success stories, with children and young people coming through extreme adversity and traumatic experiences to finding their way to positive, fulfilling futures.

Guided by the progress of our young people over the 7 years since we were founded, Inspire Scotland looks forward to many more years of service and the expansion of our impacts on young lives well into the future.

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