Are you an experienced senior practitionor or are you currently an assistant manager in a childrens service with a drive to change the lives of young people in care? Then read on! Randstad is looking for someone who holds at least 2 years senior practitioner experience or assistant manager experience to take on a new role with a well know childrens sresidential service in West Lothianan. With this organisation you could grow your career over the next few years whilst making a real difference to the children in the ersidential service with with past trauma and emotional difficulties. As the assistant manager you will be responsible for the smooth running of the service when the manager is not there, reporting in to senior management and acting as a positive role model for children and young people at all times. What can Randstad offer a successful registered manager?- Randstad discount scheme- Unlimited friend referral bonuses- Immediate start- Mentoring in the role - Employee wellness programme- Support from within the team and a dedicated Randstad consultant - Excellent career progression opportunities A successful registered manager will be responsible for: - Working effectively with the registered manager - Supporting the social and educational needs of children - Coordinating with wider care team- Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards- Working to a flexible schedule, including night shifts, weekends and bank holidays and on-call duties To be successful in your application, you will:- Have demonstrable leadership qualities - Have strong communication skills- Register under the PVG scheme- Full driving licence- Hold Qualified Social Work Degree, SVQ Level 4, or equivalent If this sounds like the position for you, don't delay! Apply now and one of our team may call you for an informal chat to take your application to the next stage. Alternatively, if you would like some more information give Catherine Robb a call on 013 1240 0887 for a confidential chat Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.