Residential School and College Manager

Exeter, Devon
08 Aug 2018
22 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Residential School and College Manager

Salary: £31,073

Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks

Location: Exeter

Closing Date: Wednesday 22nd August 2018

At WESC Foundation we provide education care and support for children, young people and adults with a visual impairment.

Based in Exeter in the South West of England we operate from a fantastically equipped Campus as well as having access to our horticultural area off site. 

Would your dream job be delivering outstanding outcomes for young people with disabilities?

Are you an experienced care manager with knowledge of young people with complex needs?

If so, this could be the opportunity that you have been looking for

We are looking for a qualified (Level 5 QCF/RMA) manager to join our dedicated team of care manager professionals supporting the young people at WESC with education and residential care.

With strong leadership qualities you will be a positive and inspirational role model for your team. Whilst not essential, experience of sensory loss and/or visual impairment will be an advantage

Accountable for one of our teams of support staff you will form part of the wider management and safeguarding teams reporting to the Director of Care and Support Services.

You will need demonstrable experience of driving performance and ensuring that care and safeguarding protocols are adhered to. Some experience of delivering within Ofsted NMS for Residential Special Schools is desirable.

You should also be comfortable with a range of ICT systems and be able to effectively use data to inform your decisions.

We offer 6 weeks holiday, an on-site subsidised cafe, staff gym and swim sessions, free parking, training opportunities, and access to a company lease car scheme.

The WESC Foundation is committed to equality and diversity.  We welcome applicants regardless of racial, ethnic or national origin, religion or beliefs, disability, sexuality, age or responsibilities for dependents.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are conditional to an enhanced DBS check.

For an application form and a full job description please see our website.

Please note we do not accept CVs.