Responsible Individual

Job Description

Are you a dedicated and experienced childcare professional looking to take the next step in your career? Are you passionate about providing exceptional care and support to children and young people in a residential setting? Look no further – we have the perfect opportunity for you!

At Florinee Homes Ltd, we are committed to providing the highest standard of care for children in our residential homes. Our Ofsted-rated “Good” homes are a testament to our unwavering dedication to excellence in everything we do.

As a Responsible Individual, you will play a pivotal role in leading and supporting a team of dedicated staff to ensure the well-being and development of the children in our care.

Key Responsibilities

🌟 Providing leadership and guidance to a team of Registered Managers

🏠 Ensuring the smooth running of the residential homes, including managing resources effectively

📝 Supporting the implementation of care plans and risk assessments for each resident

👥 Building positive and supportive relationships with external agencies

💼 Act as a key point of contact for Directors and Registered Managers

🔍 Monitor and evaluate the quality of care provided, identifying areas for improvement, and implementing strategies to address them alongside the People and Operations Manager

Skills & Experience

🎓 Level 5 in Leadership and Management

👩‍🎓 Proven experience working with children and young people in a residential care setting, including experience in a supervisory or leadership role

📝 Strong leadership and management skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire

🚗 Full UK driving license and access to a vehicle


🎉 Quarterly bonuses and inspection bonuses

🌟 Welcome bonus: £5k (after successful probation)

🌴 32 days holiday/year

💼 Workplace pension

🏋️‍♂️ Health package

🎁 Choice of monthly perks

🏖 Free holiday stay

📚 Ongoing training and professional development opportunities to support your career growth

🌈 A supportive and inclusive work environment where your contributions are valued and recognised

👥 Opportunities to make a real difference in the lives of vulnerable children and young people