Rugeley School is an independent residential school for children with Autism from the age of 5-19 years. Our school, which opened in May 2000, stands at the forefront in the education of children with Autism.
Through the effective implementation of care and independence programmes, line management and strategic planning of rotas you will ensure the health, safety and welfare of the young people.
Working as part of the care management team the successful applicant will give full support to the Deputy and Registered Manager to ensure the smooth running of the residential environment.
You will take responsibility for ensuring that individual care programmes for our children and young people are implemented and followed and that all statutory regulations, policies and procedures are adhered to.
You will manage and support a team of staff to maintain effective professional relationships.
Primarily a ‘people’ person you will have very strong leadership skills and possess excellent organisational and communication skills.
This is a physically demanding role and staff will also need to have the confidence to deal with the challenging behaviours that autism can present.
You must have obtained your NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent.
The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information can be obtained from www.gov.uk/dbs
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all our employees to share in this commitment.
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