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Knowle DGE Learning Centre



JOB TITLE:  Manager of Short-Stay

                    Residential provision






Bristol City Council




Salary: BG10 SCP 30 -24 £22,893 -£26,302   per annum, plus sleep in and enhanced hours allowances.

Term time only + 5 Inset days, 37 hours per week






Experienced manager needed for short-stay provision for young people with SEMH and a range of other needs. We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Manager to join our short-stay provision with extended learning opportunities in Bristol for young people with SEMH, ASC, SLCN and a range of other complex needs. The Lodge is a Mon-Thurs facility affiliated with the Knowle DGE Learning Centre. The Lodge provides short-stay residential opportunities exclusively for the young people of Knowle DGE Learning Centre helping them to work towards social/emotional, life skills, academic and attendance goals.

Our aim is to provide a safe and stimulating environment in which young people can be nurtured, motivated, can contribute to the Lodge community, improve their life skills, complete Home Learning assignments and broaden their experience through completing projects, attending events, going on trips and through encouragement to make healthy choices around food, exercise and their own personal care.

The Lodge is an holistic provision encouraging positive behaviours and social norms through a well-developed rewards system and seeking to beneficially influence each guest’s experience of home and school life through experience of and participation in the norms of a well-structured and well-resourced provision that is safe, secure, happy and which stimulates learning.

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