Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + generous benefits
Location: Styal, Cheshire
Hours: Full Time
We are By the Bridge, a leading independent Fostering provider, an independent and leading organisation with a unique therapeutic approach, providing high quality foster care for children of all ages and abilities.
We find and train the best Foster Parents so that the young people in our care get a better chance in life and we are looking for a dedicated, experienced individual to join our team as a Registered Manager.
Could you be what we are looking for - someone who shares our passion to make children's lives better?
Are you a qualified social worker with a great track record, who works hard for the reward of seeing children thriving in a healthy environment?
Would you enjoy working in a busy IFA who are dedicated in helping children and young people rebuild their lives?
If so, we would love to hear from you!
This is an exciting opportunity to work with By the Bridge with Cambian; an independent and leading fostering organisation with a unique therapeutic approach, providing high quality foster care for children of all ages and abilities. We were judged ‘Good’ with outstanding features in our latest inspection.
We are seeking a dynamic, innovative and creative Registered Manager to take the lead on our strategic vision and development of the North West region. The Registered Manager will be responsible for the leadership and management of the teams and offices within the registration, whilst delivering outstanding outcomes for children meeting all required regulatory standards and legislation. You will ensure the highest level of service is provided throughout the registration, delivering continual development and improvement.
You will be a qualified social worker currently registered with the HCPC with demonstrable management experience. You will have experience of dealing with complex, regulated processes and a wide ranging knowledge of fostering and fostering legislation. You will have a robust understanding of the importance of safeguarding children and young people, ensuring that this is kept at the core of your practice.
You will have excellent communication skills and demonstrate confidence and leadership, with the ability to manage relationships with diverse group of stakeholders. You will have good IT skills, specifically Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Experience in using Microsoft Dynamics CRM would be advantageous but is not essential.
We offer a salary of £55,000 - £60,000 dependent on experience, a company car OR car allowance, pension and private healthcare, life insurance, generous annual leave and a great working environment.
Please note the successful applicant must agree to an enhanced disclosure under the Disclosure and Barring Service procedures (DBS). Employment will be offered to the successful applicant subject to a satisfactory disclosure report.
By the Bridge is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
By the Bridge is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Jobs at By the Bridge with Cambian
By the Bridge with Cambian is an innovative, dynamic, independent fostering organisation providing high quality foster care and services to children and their foster families.
We continually strives to achieve excellence for our children and young people, foster parents and staff. And every member of staff makes a valuable contribution towards improving the lives of children.
People are at the heart of everything that By the Bridge with Cambian is about. It is vital for our children, that our foster parents and staff are inspired and motivated by working for us.
We aim to create an environment where people feel valued and can grow, develop and achieve their goals. We work to ensure that By the Bridge with Cambian is a fun place to be, where people are treated fairly and rewarded well for the work that they do.
By the Bridge with Cambian is an equal opportunities employer
We may close job adverts once we’ve received sufficient applications. This can happen quickly and may be before the advertised closing date, so if you’re interested, please apply as soon as possible.