We are seeking two experienced and committed care professionals to become Senior Residential Managersl. The school specialises in individualised care and education programmes for children and young people aged 8 to 19 years, with severe learning disabilities and challenging behaviour.
The successful candidates will effectively manage the care provision for their 'wing' for around 12 children. They will help to manage the external and internal inspection process, leading on actions as appropriate. They will also model best practice and ensure all safeguarding commitments are met and evidenced. You should therefore have a relevant Level 3 Diploma, previous experience of working with young people with learning disabilities and autism and management level experience for at least 2 years. Along side this you should have a good knowledge of the role of the Quality Standards and current legislation in relation to children's homes, with a willingness to develop further knowledge in this area.
Pension, employee assistance programme, sponsored qualifications, training and development plan.
The school will support candidates to complete their Level 5 qualification, if not already in receipt.
Axcis is an equal opportunities employer and as such we do not discriminate based on age, gender, disability, race or any other equal opportunities criteria.
The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
As such, you will be required to provide an up to date CRB/DBS, or be prepared to allow Axcis to process one on your behalf, in addition to other mandatory compliance checks in line with the DfE guidelines (for details please see our website).
Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.
You must be suitably qualified for the position advertised and be prepared to attend a face to face interview with Axcis to demonstrate your suitability for this role.
Salary / Pay Rate will be dependent on your skills and experience.