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Job Opportunity at Adel Beck – Deputy Service Manager

Adel Beck Secure Children’s Home are are seeking a Deputy Service Manager (Secure Accommodation) who will directly line manage our three 8 bedded secure units and lead on restorative practice. The successful candidate will be a proven outstanding leader who

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Employment Opportunity at Vinney Green

The Vinney Green Secure Unit in South Gloucestershire is currently looking for a cook. Please follow the link below for further details and applications. Cook

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Job Opportunity at Adel Beck – Programmes and Development Officer

Adel Beck Secure Children’s Home are looking for a qualified, experienced and dedicated practitioner who has proven positive experiences in working with difficult to reach young people. The Programmes and Development Officer will deliver high quality interventions to young people

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Employment Opportunities at Vinney Green

The Vinney Green Secure Unit in South Gloucestershire currently has two employment opportunities. Please follow the links below for further details and applications. Residential Care Officer Night Time Care Assistant

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Secure Children’s Home Academic Progress Significantly Exceeds National Expected Progress!

Each year the education departments from every secure children’s home monitor and analyse academic progress using QCA points. In the academic year 2015 – 2016: ➢ On average students who have a length of stay of 2 – 25 weeks

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National Secure Welfare Commissioning Unit

Secure Children’s Homes and their strategic body, the Secure Accommodation Network (SAN), supported by the Department for Education (DfE) have been working hard to improve accessibility to the specialist services provided by Secure Children’s Homes. The National Secure Welfare Commissioning

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Job Opportunity at Adel Beck – Programmes and Development Manager

Adel Beck are currently seeking a new team member who has proven positive leadership and management experiences, can inspire staff to deliver high quality interventions to assist the development of young people and the ability to develop staff to ensure

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BBC Radio 4’s File on 4 investigates the need for more places within Secure Children’s Homes

The programme investigates the growing concern over the shortage of secure places for children who pose a danger to themselves and others and the impact it has on their safety and care. Secure Children’s Homes look after some of the

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LSCB Chairs Publishes New Guidance on Child Protection and Safeguarding

New guidance specifically for Chairs and LSCB members has been produced by Carolyne Willow, and published on behalf of the Association of Independent LSCB Chairs, and the NSPCC. This guidance aims to improve the effectiveness of LSCBs in safeguarding and

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How Secure Children’s Homes are Reducing the Risk of Self Harm

Children and Young People Now have produced an article exploring what the youth secure estate and health services are doing to reduce risk and protect the welfare of vulnerable young people. The article can be read here (subscription required): http://www.cypnow.co.uk/cyp/feature/1148317/suffering-inside-welfare-children-custody

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