Closing Date7th July
Residential Manager [Scotland]
Shifts: 40 hrs per week
Locations: Balfron (G63)
Job Type: Full-time, permanent
Salary Scale £37,150 - £40,000 per annum
Spark of Genius is a high quality provider of specialist care in small therapeutic residential homes and education, both for children and young people with a diverse range of social, emotional and mental health needs.
We are currently looking to appoint a Residential Manager to assume overall responsibility for all aspects of the house supported by the Assistant Manager and Senior Residential Child Care Worker/s. As the Residential Manager, you will ensure the effective and efficient running of the service, including ensuring staff engagement, development and performance in their contribution to the delivery of the service. Reporting to the Service Manager, you will ensure a high standard of practice in line with internal and external expectations, standards and legislation, of which you should have a sound knowledge.
The post holder will have managerial experience, supporting young people and staff in a residential environment. Ideally you should possess or be working towards a Diploma in Social Work or equivalent professional care qualification, SVQ Level 4 in Social Care plus any management qualification at SCQF level 8 or above. The post holder will be required to register and maintain an appropriate registration with the Scottish Social Services Council.
Spark of Genius is committed to protecting and safeguarding the welfare of the young people we care for and any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory reference checks, Medical questionnaire and Protection Vulnerable Groups Membership.
If you have applied previously and were unsuccessful, we would like to hear from you again if you feel you have gained new skills or experience.
Please note: As an organisation we do not accept CV’s.
Closing date for applications: 10am on Monday 9th March 2020.
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