Registered Manager, Appletree School, Cumbria


Appletree Treatment Centre is well known throughout the sector for providing therapeutic residential care focused on transitions back to a family setting before the teenage years. Our success rates with primary age children are exceptional, confirming our status as a leading provider of therapeutic care and education.

We have a rare vacancy for a Registered Manager in our Appletree home, which is home for up to 12 boys and girls aged 6 to 12 years, who have emotional, mental health and social difficulties. You will lead, manage and motivate the care team to deliver the highest quality Therapeutic care inline with our established therapeutic model.

SALARY: Competitive Salary dependent on experience

You will need:

Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (or equivalent if qualified before January 2011) (Essential)

At least two years’ management experience, ideally gained in a residential working environment, including recruitment, training and managing a staff team

Understanding of how to work therapeutically with young, traumatised children.

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Closing date –  5th July 2019     Interviews –  TBC

Appletree Treatment Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are dependent upon enhanced DBS disclosure