Job Details
  • Job Title Deputy Manager
  • Salary £25,472 - 27,682 per year
  • Location Highcliffe, Dorset, England
  • Reference JO0000006207
  • Job Description

    This leading regional charity, providing specialist education, care and support, to children and adults affected by autism and other associated difficulties, are currently looking for an experienced Deputy Manager to join their Residential homes based in Highcliffe and New Milton.
    You will be part of the senior care team, supporting four young men with a diagnosis of autism. Your role is vital in supporting them and the team around them encouraging growth and independence.

    The role will include providing supervision and leadership to care staff, demonstrating best practice, guidance and direction to your team members.
    Where you will be managing 24-hour care and support plans, you will be required to work unsociable hours including evenings, weekends and on-call duties. You must also have a full driving license and access to your own car.

    Our ideal candidate:

    ·Experience of working in a Social Care environment working with autism, learning disabilities or mental health
    ·A Diploma/ NVQ 3 in care is essential 
    ·Level 2 or 3 in further management preferred 
    ·Autism qualification preferred 
    ·Reliability and commitment to delivering best practice
    ·Excellent organisational, interpersonal and report writing skills
    ·A readiness to work un-social hours on a rota basis, including evenings, weekends and sleep-in duties
    ·The skills to lead and motivate others, work as part of a team and strive for excellence
    ·Experience with autism and challenging behaviour
    What we can offer you:

    ·Salary: £25,472 - £27,682 depending on qualifications
    ·Paid enhanced DBS when starting
    ·Bespoke training programs
    ·Healthcare Benefits
    ·Online Perks
    ·Up to 33 days paid holiday
    ·Enhanced overtime rate
    ·Travel Expenses paid at 0.45p a mile
    Please apply now or to discuss this Deputy Manager position further, please call Claire on 01962 841917 or email

  • Category Health and Social Care
  • Contract Permanent

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