Deputy Manager

Vetro Recruitment
10 Jul 2024
07 Aug 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a qualified children's support worker?

Are you looking for the next step in your career?

I have an EXCITING opportunity for an OUTGOING and DRIVEN individual to step into a Deputy Manager's role, within an activities and intervention residential service in the area of Arthog, North Wales.

The service provides a 12-week programme to vulnerable young people who need a break from their current circumstances. Your role will be to support the manager in the day-to-day running of the service, supporting young people between the ages of 8 - 18 with Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)

Job Title: Deputy Manager

Salary: 34,000 plus up to 3000 extra for relocation

Location: Arthog, North Wales (LL38 postcode)

Contract: Full-time

Hours: 39 hours

Due to the nature of the role and fun activities the service provides we can only accept candidates who enjoy taking part in various physical activities such as rock climbing, kayaking, mountain biking ect!


  • You participate in fun and exciting outdoor activities!
  • Free meals whilst on shift
  • Casual dress code
  • NEST Pension Scheme
  • Life assurance
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Employee benefits scheme
  • All inductions, online, and face-to-face training are funded!
  • Plenty of opportunities to maximise earnings and career development
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage

As a Deputy Manager, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Supporting the management to run a successful staff team and all day-to-day operations of the home
  • To assist the management team with the supervision of junior staff
  • Inducting new staff into the home procedure and culture
  • Ensuring the highest standards of care for the young people's physical, behavioural and emotional needs.
  • Assist senior staff with the writing and maintaining of placement and risk management plans
  • Support young people in daily activities including family contact, attending local clubs, 1:1 activities in the community, and promoting independence and social behaviour.


  • NVQ or QCF Level 3 in Children & Young People's Residential Services ESSENTIAL
  • Experience in a children's residential environment is ESSENTIAL
  • You must hold a Full UK Driving Licence as you will be required to transport the young people from time to time
  • You must be over the age of 21
  • Willingness to work towards or already completed the Level 5

If you are passionate about the lives of young people and want to make a real difference, supporting young people between the ages of 8 - 18 with EBD, whilst developing your career path within health & social care as a Deputy Manager - this is the job for you!

Click apply today