Deputy Children's Home Manager

  • Location

    Croydon, UK

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  • Salary:

    £30,000 - £35,000 per annum DOE (negotiable)

  • Contact:

    Paul Marsden

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Health and Social Care Jobs have a full time, 12 Month FTC job vacancy for a Deputy Children's Home Manager based in Bromley, South East London.  This Residential Children’s Home is easily commutable from Bromley, Croydon, Dartford, Sevenoaks and surrounding areas of South East London.

  • £30,000 - £35,000 per annum DOE (negotiable)
  • 39 hours per week
  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
  • Employee benefits such as health plan, pension scheme and more!
  • On-site parking

The Provider

You will be joining a provider that is passionate about helping children and young people achieve their dreams and reach their full potential.  Many of their existing children’s residential homes are small to ensure a child-centred approach, and boast “Outstanding” OFSTED reports.  This organisation provides a place where every child, often for the first time, feels a sense of belonging.  This child-centred, therapeutic approach combines care, education, and therapy to meet each child and young person’s needs.

The Service & Your Role

You will be Deputy Manager to a well-established team of children’s residential support workers, who put their everything into helping the children they support.  This is a 4 bed, long term home to children who are aged 6-10 on admission, and who have been impacted by disrupted attachments, early life trauma and / or adverse childhood experiences.  As Deputy Manager, you will assist the Registered Manager to lead, manage and develop the team of children’s residential support workers.  You will work hard to maintain the great systems they currently have in place, which has led to positive outcomes for children time and time again.


Essential Criteria

  • Level 3 Health & Social Care Children & Young People (or equivalent)
  • Leadership & Management experience within a Children’s Residential Home
  • Good understanding of Residential Children’s Home legislations & framework
  • Involvement & understanding of successful outcomes with OFSTED
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • 18 years of age or over*


Apply / Ask a Question

Health & Social Care Jobs are one of the leading permanent recruitment specialists across the UK.  We are a team of registered managers who have worked within the social care sector, so you will always be talking to like-minded professionals who understand your job vacancy.

Now all you need to do is CLICK APPLY, if you meet the above criteria one of our team will be in touch to progress your application further and answer any questions you may have.


*Health and Social Care Jobs is an Equal Opportunities Employer, however due to the nature of the position, this post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010. In this instance there is a Genuine Occupational Requirement to recruit staff 18 years of age and over.