Social Work Children's Registered Manager

Location Somerset, England
Job type Contract
Salary £41 per hour
Contact Lauren Minter
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Reference 165200

Sanctuary Personnel, a committed and competitive recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Work Children’s Registered Manager to work full-time based in Somerset.
The pay rate for this locum Children’s Registered Manager job is £41 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.


  • Be responsible for one of our Somerset County Council short breaks and children looked after homes for children with disabilities

  • Lead and develop our fantastic team of staff within the home and work closely with colleagues and other agencies to secure the best outcomes for our young people

  • Day to day responsibility for the home, and be able to understand high quality care, impact and quality assurance, managing and monitoring of budgets

Requirements of the Children’s Registered Manager:

  • Current Social Work England registration

  • Substantial experience and knowledge in working in a care setting within a management role and take pride in creating a warm and welcoming environment for our young people and staff

  • Be able to manage, support and develop a team to ensure they demonstrate the vision and goals of the organisation

  • Excellent leadership, management skills and strong good organisational skills

  • Have passion, drive, resilience and ambition to maintain and exceed expectations for children with disabilities and always want to strive to improve the home

  • Up-to-date knowledge of Childcare legislation, Ofsted regulations and Quality Standards and Children's Homes Regulations 2015

  • Holding a QCF Level 5 or equivalent is preferred although not essential if you have the right experience and a willingness to undertake this qualification

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll

  • Free DBS and compliance service

  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies

  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge

  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed

  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us

  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team

  • In-house payroll system

  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine


This Children’s Registered Manager job is advertised by Lauren Minter; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.