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Children's Home Deputy Manager

  • Salary: £28000 per annum
  • Location: Surbiton, Surrey
  • Date posted: 31-10-2017
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003014_1509470798

We have an exceptional new role available for a Deputy Manager, to join an 'Outstanding' Ofsted rated Residential home. The organisation is a small yet growing provider of residential services who provide care and support for children and young people aged 8-18 years with Autism and Learning disability.

What's on offer

  • Opportunity to work with renowned organisation
  • Partly funded (Diploma) qualification
  • Excellent progression within the company
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Excellent in-house training
  • Employee Perkbox with full access to 100s of savings
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Contributory pension scheme


As the Deputy Manager, your role is to act as role model for the staff team and children and young people as well as promoting a safe and supportive environment at all times. Below is a list of some of the responsibilities to give you a general understanding of the Deputy Manager position.

  • Support the Registered Manager in ensuring that a therapeutic environment is developed and maintained within the home
  • Deputise in the absence of the Registered Manager
  • To plan, manage and run shifts.
  • To lead and supervise staff, as well as provide guidance and support to the staff team.
  • To ensure that the service meets minimum standards for all legislation including Ofsted and Health & Safety


  • Experience working as a Senior Support Worker/Team Leader
  • NVQ Level 3 Children and Young People's Workforce
  • Working towards or willing to work towards Diploma Level 5 Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care
  • Ability to provide consistency of care and support to the young people
  • Ability to interact with a range of people/young people
  • Ability to lead a team and to deputies in the absence of the Registered Manager

For more information and to be considered for this Deputy Manager position please contact Drew Marlow at Charles Hunter Associates on 0118 948 5555 or email