Contracts Manager

KEYS GROUP
Keys Group, is currently one of the largest providers of specialist education and residential care to Children within the UK.
We are currently seeking to appoint to the role of
CONTRACTS MANAGER
The successful candidate will be responsible for the management of the Cross Regional Contract (CRC) overseeing six children's homes (20 beds) and one school (24 places) their primary responsibility will be to ensure all services meet Regulatory requirements and exceed NMS. The post holder will oversee the day to day running and the strategic management of the project and will ensure that the therapeutic ethos and secure base model which is in use, is central to all practices and values within the project.
The post will initially cover the homes within the project which are currently in Aylesbury, High Wycombe, Maidenhead and Tring, but flexibility will be required in line with changing business needs.
The successful candidates will play an integral role in the organisation ensuring Keys achieve its high standards and goals.
Applicants must possess a minimum of 2 years experience in Management within Children's services; have NVQ Level 4 in Childcare or equivalent. They must also be able to demonstrate excellent leadership and management skills and have experience within a multi site regulated organisation. In addition, the successful applicant needs to have previous experience of working therapeutically in a residential/education setting and must be able to manage education as well as residential services.
In return we offer a competitive salary with an excellent benefits package, and ongoing training and development.
For a job description and terms and conditions, please contact our recruitment hotline quoting reference 449
0800 1692855or E-mail.
Closing date: Monday 10th June 2013
Please note that successful applicants will be required to complete and enhanced DBS form.
Keys Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People and expects all staff to share this commitment
Keys Group is an Equal Opportunity Employerand positively welcomes applications from ethnic minority groups who are under-represented in our service.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Berkshire, Buckinghamshire

Salary : Competitive Salary

Date Advertised : 23 May 2013


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