This position is working within Residential Childcare and experience in this field is essential along with experince working as a Registered manager and holding the the NVQ 5 in Leadership and Management.
About The Job:
To support the growth of the company, we are seeking a Deputy Head of Operations – to cover the North Region (Staffordshire, West Midlands) to assist the Head of Operations with the operational oversight and to maintain a safe and sustainable service.
This is a full-time post, 37.5 hours per week. There is a requirement to work flexibly as needed. This post requires a full driving licence and permanent use of a vehicle. You will be required to travel regularly to the projects in your region and will be required to work from the our head office in Oxford at least 2 days per week initially.
We will provide a full induction into the role and the service, with ongoing training.
You’ll be a natural communicator and inspirational leader adept at motivating and developing teams to ensure optimum performance; you will offer a history of providing and developing high quality services for vulnerable young people including those who have been in care. We want someone who understands the big picture – how to deliver great services now and also how to generate new opportunities for our future growth.
You will have a track record of achieving and maintaining excellent standards and a keen interest in young people’s welfare and the current social policy and trends that affect them.
You will be committed to the organisation's ethos and approach challenges in an enthusiastic and solution focussed way.
You should have excellent IT skills and interpersonal skills and understand the importance of working within equal opportunities, safeguarding and confidentiality guidelines