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Head of Care - Purbeck School

Salary: Up To £55,000 Per Year Location: South West Sector: Private Sector Job Type: Permanent Type of Service: Children's, Education

Hampton's Resourcing are working exclusively with a national Education and Care provider who are looking for an experienced Registered Manager to become their next Head of Care in Dorset

The Head of Care will manage the children's homes attached to the Day School which provide support for students with Autistic Spectrum Disorder and associated complex needs, including attachment and trauma issues.

With a range of learning and communication difficulties, our young people are fully supported with a tailored programme for their Care and Education and our expertise to manage the different ways they express themselves through behaviour and non-verbal interaction.

Our amazing teams deliver rich and innovative experiences, playing to each child's strengths, to prepare them for their lives ahead. Close community ties and inclusion underpin these opportunities in and around the local area.

Joining as Head of Care, you will find committed, career focused and positive teams eager to learn from an experienced leader who can inspire a culture of excellence. You will be able to draw on full support from the range of specialists across the company and will have the opportunity to build on great care provision with our young people's needs at its core - in short, a whole school community who will make you proud to be their Head of Care.

We are looking for an outstanding leader who can demonstrate a great track record, a comprehensive understanding of the children's care setting for SEN, Quality Assurance systems and processes and the drive to develop positive and engaging relationships with all our key stakeholders.

You will be an expert in your field, bringing best in class experience with a clear vision and understanding of the link between leadership and true impact. Supporting our children and their families from the very first time they meet the teams, you will have a minimum of NVQ Level 5 or equivalent, with at least two years qualified experience. Registration with Ofsted as a RM or RI will have given you the proven track record of good regulatory outcomes that our children deserve.

You will have a real eye for detail - knowing that our absolute commitment to the Safeguarding of our children and young people is our top priority. You will be able to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the Quality Standards for Children's Homes, the regulatory environment that we operate in and the demands that this places on all aspects of our work.

Bringing our plans for the School and Residential provision to life will be challenging and intense but, with enthusiasm, creativity and a hands on approach, the reward and satisfaction will be second to none. You will have a unique opportunity to shape and deliver the long term strategy for the school and our drive to transform the lives of our children and young people.

Package - Up to £55,000 + Relocation Package.

If you are interested in this position or would like to have a confidential discussion to find out further details, then please email Apply Now with your CV or call James on 01926 356546.

Hampton's Resourcing prides itself on creating opportunities for Social Care Senior Managers to challenge themselves to continually develop their skills and experience. Our aim is to consistently find work for the most talented individuals within Children's and Adults Social Care services, across the UK

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