Deputy Head Of Care
About the Job
Prospero Health &
Social Care are lookingfor a Deputy Head of Care to work in a permanent position in the Andover area.
Our client is one of the Uk's largest provider of specialist services in education, learning disabilities and mental health. The School we are looking for a Deputy Head of Care would be providing care for young people with Asperger syndrome or associated disorders.
We are looking for someone to work alongside the Head of Care helping to maintain the high standards of care. This will be in the context of delegating budgets, resources, health and welfare of students, staffing, and to ensure all policies, procedures, rules and regulations are adhered to.
Deputy Head of Care Contract/Position Details:
Location - Andover
Position - Deputy Head of Care
Type of work - Assisting Head of Care to maintain high standards
Start date - ASAP
Likely Duration - Ongoing
Position end date - Unknown
Contract type - Full-time Permanent - Term Time Only
Minimum rate of pay - £30,000
Maximum rate of pay - £36,000
Hours - 40 hours a week, 39 weeks a yearDeputy Head of Care Experience, Training and Qualifications:
Experienced in a management/supervisory position
Worked in an environment previously with individuals with learning difficulties (minimum 4 years)
Up to date Safeguarding training is imperative;
you can undertake a free course with Prospero Health and Social Care if you have not completed a Safeguarding course in the last 12 months.
Experience of effectively managing others
Experience of delivering high quality training
RQF level 5 related to working with children/adults (as appropriate to the establishment) or Dip SW or 'Live' RNMHTo be eligible for any support work with Prospero Health and Social Care you must:
Hold the Right to Work in the UK.
No Criminal record - if you do not have a DBS one can be put in process free of charge
Provide two professional child related references.If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply below, or give us a call.
Prospero Health and Social Care is acting as an employment business recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Health and Social Care in order to fill this vacancy.
Prospero Health and Social Care is able to offer the successful Deputy Head of Care:
Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management