Care Services Manager

Job Category: Care Services Manager
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Chippenham
Our client are seeking an experienced Service Manager to provide senior leadership for their Children’s Homes in Chippenham and Bristol. Our company provides safe and nurturing environments for children who are unable to live with their families, recognising that their emotional wellbeing is just as important as their physical health. Leading our team, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the young adults we serve. The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with children, excellent communication skills, and be committed to providing quality care. Come be a part of a team that is dedicated to helping young adults in need!


  • Oversee the daily operation of our homes, ensuring the safety and wellbeing of the children under their care
  • Develop and maintain policies, procedures, and practices to ensure compliance with relevant legislation, regulations, and standards
  • Supervise and support the staff team / residential care workers, ensuring they deliver high-quality care to children, including emotional and practical support
  • Foster positive relationships between staff, children and families, ensuring the best outcomes for each person’s long-term care and development
  • Manage budgets and resources effectively, ensuring that the home is financially stable and well-maintained, with all equipment and facilities kept in good order
  • Uphold the values and mission of the organisation, promoting the rights, autonomy, and dignity of all those under their care
  • Maintain accurate records and reports, including activities, incidents, and any necessary paperwork such as assessments and plans.
  • Ensure regular meetings are held with children, young people, and staff to review and monitor quality of care.
  • Initiate joint working with external agencies to ensure the provision of services that meet the needs of individuals, and promote their social inclusion.

Salary up to £60,000 dependent on experience

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £50,000.00-£60,000.00 per year

Schedule: Monday to Friday, Weekend availability

Experience: Residential Childcare (Ofsted): 2 years (preferred)

Licence/Certification: Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management (required)

Work authorisation: United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

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