Registered Manager

Role: Registered Manager

Salary: Up to £40,000 dependant on experience

Hours: 37.5 per week

Contract: Permanent

Location: Holistic Childcare and Education, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire

Essential: A full driving licence and the Right to Work in the UK

If you really want to make your mark in a rapidly growing business that is committed to improving the lives of children and young people, we have the role for you!

We are looking for an experienced Registered Manager to join our fantastic team at Holistic Childcare and Education, based in Dumfriesshire, Scotland. As the Registered Manager you will ensure the smooth operation of the home, helping our children and young people in their daily lives, ensuring they are safe, comfortable, and healthy.

This is a great opportunity to continue your leadership career in care, working as part of a team committed to helping children with varied and complex needs. Your work will be challenging and rewarding in equal measure and you will be working in a setting where we maintain a strong safeguarding culture, where children and young people are listened to, respected and involved in as many decisions as possible.

You will deliver efficient management, delivery, and development of our residential learning disabilities / complex needs service, ensuring the highest quality of care and support is consistently given.

Quality is always top of our agenda and we pride ourselves on the quality of what we do. The successful candidate will effectively manage the small care team to achieve the best outcomes for our residents, whilst providing a safe and secure environment and maintaining Care Inspectorate and Health and Social Care Standards.

SVQ 4 children and young people plus SVQ 4 Leadership and Management or above (or working towards it), you will be a calm, engaging, resilient leader able to motivate your team to provide a safe, caring environment where every child can thrive.

About the School

Holistic Childcare and Education consists of two homes, Closeburn House and Maben House.

Closeburn House is an eleven bed registered Children’s home, supporting Children and Young People from the ages of 10 – 16 years.  Maben House is a ten bed registered Children’s home, supporting Children and Young People from the ages of 6 – 16 years.

Both homes are dedicated to build incredible futures by giving the Children and Young People opportunities, developing their life skills and personal interests.

About the Group

We are part of Options Autism and the wider Outcomes First Group, and can promise you plenty of challenges, and a rich variety of opportunities to develop your career.

We provide Education and Care across a number of schools and residential homes nationally. Our specialist Autism provision, coupled with our expertise within residential care means we offer thousands of vulnerable children and young people across the UK a holistic, wraparound care, residential and education service, empowering them with everything they need to flourish. It is by no accident that 94% of our homes are rated as Outstanding or Good.

We welcome staff who share our commitment to help children experience better days and better lives. Through ongoing development and training, we ensure our staff are well prepared for their jobs and given every opportunity to extend their skills.

Why work for us

  • Social activities
  • "Your Wellbeing Matters"
  • Employee Rewards Hub
  • Pension
  • No two days are ever the same

Be part of a fantastic team who work hard together and support each other. Opportunity to enrich the lives of young people and make a positive difference. Continuous professional development and training for a clear career path. 

We expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment and strive to achieve the best outcome possible for everybody in our care. A full application form must be completed with all employment dates accurate and gaps in employment accounted for.  All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced PVG Disclosure.


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