Job Vacancy

Children’s Residential – Registered Manager (Sole Home)

We are recruiting for an experienced Registered Manager who is committed and passionate about the development and safeguarding of children in Nottinghamshire, and who can maintain our Ofsted ratings of Outstanding and Good.

We believe that children are not a commodity. Our innovative, small group homes are just that – homes that offer each child the time to be nurtured and supported, not only by their carers, but also by the wider community. 

As Registered Managers, you will be a vital part of our team. We are looking for experienced people who are committed and passionate about children, and who can maintain our Ofsted ratings of Outstanding and Good.

Our focus on youth development is not born out of a faceless corporate strategy; our core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility are demonstrated in the high aspirations we hold for the young people we support.

Your priority will be to safeguard the physical and emotional needs of the children and young people in our care. You will be responsible for ensuring that your home is established and run efficiently and provides a positive environment which allows each child to reach their full potential.

You will ideally hold the Diploma Level 5 Leadership and Management (Children and Young People) qualification or be working towards or willing to undertake this qualification upon appointment, a minimum of 2 years’ recent residential childcare experience and 1 year’s management experience is essential. You’ll have detailed knowledge of safeguarding, Children’s homes regulations 2015, behaviour management strategies and you will be responsible for leading, managing and motivating your team to deliver the desired outcomes under the Quality Standards.


You will be responsible for the overseeing the homes’ maintenance, quality assurance, budgets and financial reports as well as liaison with partner agencies, statutory services and the local community.

Our fantastic benefits package includes generous annual leave, continuous professional development, YMCA Gym membership, access to healthcare cashback, free private counselling sessions, a sociable and friendly workplace environment, green travel loans and flexible and family friendly working conditions.

This post is subject to a DBS check at an Enhanced level and registration to the Update Service, (for which we will pay). Please note we are able to accept initial CV’s and then will require a completed application form to meet OFSTED requirements.

Download an application form below and return your completed form to or call the Recruitment Line on 0115 9489821.


Job Details

Children’s Residential – Registered Manager (Sole Home)

Department: Children’s Residential Care Homes Service
Responsible to: Area Manager and Operations Manager – Children’s Residential
Location: Children’s Residential Care Home, Nottinghamshire
Hours: 37.5 hours per week average to include evenings, nights, weekends, bank holidays, call outs etc. These are senior posts so additional hours are likely to be required to fulfil the requirements of the posts
Salary: £28,000-£32,000 plus attractive benefits package
Closing Date: 9am on 27-11-20

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