Deputy Head of Care – Large Residential School

  • Full Time
  • Lincoln
  • £Negotiable


Gilbert Meher are delighted to be working with a wonderful care and education provider in their search for an ambitious and experienced leader!


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Deputy Head of Care to join a wonderful residential school based in Lincoln.

The school caters for autism and learning disabilities and has a large residential occupancy.

The Deputy Head of Care is responsible for ensuring that processes, procedures and policies are in place, maintained and strictly adhered to at all times.

The ideal candidate will have knowledge of safeguarding policy and procedures, working knowledge & experience of Ofsted regulations, experience and theories relating to the provision of social care.

Traceable work history within residential childcare with emphasis on sever learning difficulties experience of leading, managing and motivating a team within a residential care setting.

You will also hold NVQ level 5 in leadership and management or equivalent.

Due to the size of the residential care at the school, candidates will only be considered if they have significant experience in a management position, ideally registered manager/head of care. Deputy Managers will be considered if they have held a substantial post.

The salary will reflect your experience, and the size of the role.

The successful applicant will be offered a remuneration package that will consist of competitive basic salary as well as comprehensive training and other company benefits.

For more information on this role, please Apply now!