Become a part of their Storyy

Are you looking to progress your career in the children’s care sector, or simply looking for a change of direction?  We’re looking for a Deputy Manager to join our Children’s Home team!

"Storyy Group has helped me build a life I knew I wanted, but never thought I could have."

- Sam, age 17

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Why become a Deputy Manager?

As Deputy Manager, you will play a pivotal role in enriching the lives of the children under our care. This position is instrumental in supporting the Registered Manager and ensuring the seamless operation of our home through exemplary leadership and adherence to the highest standards of care and regulatory compliance.

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What kind of impact could you have?

We work with a person-centred approach, helping young people to identify individual goals and outcomes that they would like to achieve. It’s incredible to see the young people we care for thrive and go on to do amazing things. What skills and nurturing abilities could you bring to the table?

How do you become a Deputy Manager?

Any UK resident over the age of 18 can apply to be a Waking Nights Support Worker with Storyy Group. Even if we don’t currently have a job role open, we’d still love to hear from you; we’re always looking for incredible people like you to join our team. We’re all about hiring for personality, so if you have a caring and compassionate nature, would like to help make a difference and get stuck in with any task, send your CV our way now!

Do you have any questions?

Please reach out to us if you have any questions or queries you have about becoming a Deputy Manager for Storyy Group. We’re here to support you on your journey!

Frequently Asked Questions

Simply send your application through to us and we’ll take care of the rest. Make sure you include any past experience and let us know why you’d make an excellent Deputy Manager.

If you are successful in your application, a 2-week induction process will take place with the Senior Leadership Team. This will be comprised of eLearning courses, day-to-day running of the home and shadowing staff members. 

We want to help you hit your career goals and smash milestones; this is why we will happily put you through an apprenticeship to gain extra qualifications that’ll support you in this profession. We are also big advocates of promoting from within, so if a more senior role opens up, you would be considered for it before we hire externally.

Yes, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check with Barred List.

Our Children’s Homes and Supported Accommodations are located in Berkshire, so you will be required to reliably commute to designated locations. The Deputy Manager is a full time position, so your working hours be 40 hours a week on a rota shift.

Resilience and passion are key for this role. Here at Storyy Group, we have a ‘do with’ rather than ‘do for’ ethos. You will be helping our young people work towards independent living, by teaching them essential life skills and working towards specific goals and aspirations. We believe we walk alongside our young people, learning from them in tow. Support will come in many forms, including arranging and attending GP and other health appointments, taking part in activities within the local community and reengaging with education, finding employment and accessing benefits. You will also be there to provide mental health support, overcome situations that may include challenging behaviour, substance misuse and self-harm. Many of our young people have come from traumatic backgrounds, but using a ‘Trauma Informed Practice’, you will help guide them on a better, brighter, more successful pathway.