The Beeches UK Vacancies

Deputy Manager – Peterborough

Deputy Manager – Peterborough

Town/City: Peterborough

Salary Details: £12.50 + £70.50 per sleep-in

Vacancy Type: Permanent, Full-time

Everyone wants to do something meaningful with their life, and to do a job that has purpose. At The Beeches, helping young people is at the heart of everything we do.

Our vision is to provide support and care for young people with learning difficulties and challenging behaviours, promoting independence and choice. We value individual uniqueness and diversity and achieving outcomes that matter most to the young people we care for.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our residential care home division in Peterborough, and we are looking for a Deputy Manager who is passionate about achieving the best outcomes for our young people.

As a Deputy Manager, you will be responsible for supporting on all aspects of day-to-day operations. You are to help lead, motivate, and manage staff and home resources to ensure high standards of service are achieved within the home, exceeding regulatory standards. You will also help manage the budget to ensure the business remains viable, and to meet and exceed the key performance indicators for people, quality, and performance.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Diploma Level 5 in Leadership Health and Social Care Children and Young People or equivalent, or commitment to work towards.
  • At least 2 years supervisor experience within a children’s home.
  • Previous experience as a Deputy Manager is desirable.
  • Good knowledge of Ofsted.
  • Good knowledge of safeguarding and legislation.
  • Strong, energetic leader.
  • Computer literate.
  • Organised and be able to multitask.


As well as knowing that what we do is making a positive difference to young people’s lives, you will receive fair pay and benefits as one of our employees in addition to:

  • 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays).
  • Contributions into company pension scheme.
  • Free access to round the clock employee assistance programme for advice and support.
  • Discretionary bonus scheme.

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, then please call our office on 01733 344448 option 1.

*T&C’s apply based on contract. All roles are subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references. If you are successfully matched to a role, you will be classed as a key worker. Frontline health and social care workers and the most vulnerable are currently being vaccinated. If you join us in a supported role, you will be included in your local COVID-19 vaccine deployment programme. The Beeches UK are strongly encouraging all our colleagues to have the Covid-19 vaccine to help protect each other and the people we support. This is becoming increasingly important as evidence is starting to grow that the vaccine could help stop the spread of the virus, as well as protecting the person vaccinated from getting very ill.

To apply for this role, please send your CV to or complete the application form below.