We are recruiting a Regional Operations Manager to provide  high-quality support and positive outcomes for young people leaving care and Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (UASC).

The role reports to the Service Director and the successful candidate will have management experience within a social care setting. The role has management oversight over our Manager UASC and Manager Leaving Care functions.

The successful candidate will be responsible for recruiting staff across all areas of the business.  The role involves coordinating the opening of new homes across Wales.

The management of new referrals will be shared with Service Director.

The role is initially on a temporary contract and can become permanent for the right candidate.

 Key Requirements

NVQ Level 5 in Children and Young People or Health & Social Care (or equivalent) or progressing towards this qualification.

Minimum of three years’ experience within Semi Independent and Supported Living Services or Residential Care Settings.

Strong working knowledge and understanding of safeguarding processes, support planning, health and safety and risk assessments

Excellent written and verbal communication skills and excellent relationship building skills

Passionate about making a genuine difference in the lives of Young People and staying positive and seeing the best in Young People

Fully flexible from Monday – Sundays and bank holidays

Be able to motivate staff and support them to meet their goals and objectives

Assist in the recruitment of Support Workers

Able to manage own and team workload, ensuring priorities and deadlines are met

Full UK driving licence with access to a car and business insurance

Experience and ability to support and manage staff, including completing the staff rota and ensure we have the cover for shifts

Experience and ability to manage safeguarding concerns and enquiries

In return you can expect the following benefits:

  • Salary negotiable
  • Constant training and development
  • Great opportunities to progress in the future with a growing company.

To apply for this job email your details to info@avisantsearch.com.