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Registered Manager

Job Description

Registered Manager

Southeast London (Bexley)

£65k base plus bonus and benefits

About the Company

Our client is a leading provider of high-quality care services for young people with Social, Emotional, Mental Health needs (SEMH) including those with mild Learning Disabilities (MLD). They are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Job Description

The Registered Manager will be responsible for managing day-to-day operations and ensuring the highest quality of care and support. This role will be based in Southeast London (London Borough of Bexley, DA8) and will involve managing a 3 / 4 bed SEMH and MLD home for young people aged 8 - 17.

Key Responsibilities

  • Successfully lead the registration process with Ofsted
  • Manage and oversee daily operations of the home
  • Provide leadership and supervision to your team
  • Develop and implement high-quality care plans and risk assessments to keep our children safe and happy
  • Ensure compliance with Ofsted and Local Authority requirements


  • Significant experience of working within a similar setting and managing Ofsted inspections
  • Level 5 in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare (England) or equivalent
  • Full UK driving license is desirable
  • Passion and commitment to making a positive difference to the lives of young people
  • Resilient and strong communicator

Skills and Experience

  • Strong leadership abilities to effectively manage a team
  • Excellent organisational skills to oversee daily operations and ensure smooth functioning of the home
  • Knowledge of Ofsted regulations and safeguarding procedures
  • Ability to supervise and train staff members, providing guidance and support as needed


  • £65k base salary plus up to 10k bonus based on realistic targets
  • A career path and development opportunities
  • Generous refer a friend scheme
  • Comprehensive training and support, including financial assistance to complete the L5 Diploma and other relevant training and qualifications

How to Apply

If you are a strong leader who can demonstrate successful previous achievements in an Ofsted rated Good or Outstanding children's home, and you have the Level 5 in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare (England) or equivalent, then we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Please send your CV to or call 01772 208 964 and ask to speak with Ashley!