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Assistant Manager




Kiln House, Lyndhurst SO43

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£20,759 to £23,000 depending on experience


37.5 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

Our young people need something special.  Your commitment and care.

We currently have an Assistant Manager opportunity within Kiln House, a Lyndhurst based home for young people.

As an Assistant Manager, you will be responsible for helping the Registered Manager run the home, providing day to day care for our Young People, supporting them in activities, education and statutory meetings relating to their time in residential care.  Working as a team, you will ensure the home is kept to a good standard in all aspects of house-keeping.

You need to have held a driving license for at least three years and have no more than six points.  This role is to start as soon as possible.  Standard working hours are 37.5 hours per week on a Monday to Friday 9:00 - 17:00 basis.

Priory Lyndhurst education and residential care offers a unique integration of education, care and therapy to young people aged 7 to 19 with complex needs, some of whom may also be on the autistic spectrum.  All of the roles within our service require passion and enthusiasm, excellent communications skills, high levels of self-motivation and the necessary drive and commitment to support our young people to achieve.  In return we offer highly competitive packages, professional support and training opportunities to progress in a hard working, thriving environment.

What you'll get when you join us: -

  • 33 days annual leave, company pension scheme plus a great benefits package
  • Comprehensive Training Package including scheduled ongoing face to face training and CPD planning
  • Funded Level 3 to 5 QCF Qualification included as part of role
  • Plenty of opportunities to maximise earnings and career development
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage.

Division DBS info


For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

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