Residential Service Manager

Posted 13 January 2022
Salary£32 - 41 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineHealth & Social Care
Contact NameRichard Shorrock

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group and working in partnership with Cardiff Council to assist with the appointment of Residential Service Manager on an interim basis.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for Cardiff Council as the responsible individual for all the Childrens in house residential services. The role includes the development and quality assurance to ensure they comply with regulatory requirements and that Children Looked After (CLA) achieve the best outcomes.

Contract Details

Pay Scale – Starting from £32 - £41 per hour – Negotiable depending on experience.

Location – CF10 4UW

Contract Length –6 month+ rolling contract highly likely to be extended on an ongoing basis.

Duties include:

  • Ensure that the Council policies and procedures, as they relate to the provision of residential childcare are followed at all times and are in line with regulatory requirements.
  • To line-manage the Residential Managers for Cardiff’s in-house provision.
  • Development a quality assurance framework to ensure that the children’s homes provide good value for money, best outcomes for the children looked after who are placed there and compliance with regulatory requirements placed on the homes and the Responsible Individual.
  • Project Manage the development of new in-house / externally commissioned children’s homes for Cardiff Council
  • Lead on the implementation and registration of new homes ( including the recruitment and training of staff), liaising with CIW to ensure regulatory compliance.
  • Oversee the commissioning process in conjunction with colleagues from Corporate Commissioning and Procurement where a decision is taken to externally commission new children’s home.

If you are interested in the role or would like to know more, please make hit the apply button now and then contact Richard at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.