Head of Adult Residential Services – Learning Disabilities – Nurse Qualified

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England
£ 45,000 - 47,000 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
21 May 2020
21 Jun 2020

Job Description

Head of Adult Residential Services – Learning Disabilities – Nurse Qualified

Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilities

£45k - £47k per annum + mileage (flexible)

Huddersfield Area



Compass Associates is proud to be exclusively partnering alongside a 65 years’ strong, award winning charitable provider for adults and children with Learning Disabilities. The charity has been prominent in the West and South Yorkshire regions. Over the years through their residential services and schools; nurtured, taught, and made a home for those with multiple physical disabilities or those with hearing and sight problems.


We are looking for a Head of Adult Residential Services to join the Senior Management Team. You will be working closely with the Director of Operations and Chief Exec. No two days will be the same as you will overlook a total of 9 residential homes for young adults some of which is tucked in a 22-acre country grounds with views across the Penine.  


You will have previous experience in running similar homes and have also previously undertaken a CQC Registered Manager status. The charity is also looking for someone coming from a Learning Disability or Complex Care nursing background to be fully engaged and complement the existing clinical management team.



Most of the homes (7) are based on the outskirts of Huddersfield and also a further two (2) located in the South Kirkby and Holmfirth regions


Occasional travel is essential for the role but you will be reimbursed for mileage



Evidence of managing a similar portfolio of homes and previous CQC Registered Manager experience

Nurse Qualified, with a valid NMC Pin, preferably coming from an RNLD or RGN background

Experience in therapeutically working with people with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)

Passionate in enabling and ensuring a happy and fulfilled life for those with PMLD  

Excellent analytical and judgement skills

Clear DBS

Full UK Driver’s License


Interview Process

2 stages – competency-based interview via MS Teams with the Director of Operations and CEO followed by a second (informal) stage with a virtual tour of the services  


Salary & Benefits

£45k - £47 per annum depending on experience (this is negotiable depending experience) + mileage. Generous annual leave, pension scheme, free parking, discount vouchers, and to join a supportive team with one of the best staff retention rates in the market.


Contact Details  

To apply, or for more information and an informal confidential discussion please contact Ani Abello at Applyor email Apply

Ref: AA/HQ00030353

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