Type of Provision: Children’s Home
Total No. of children’s homes & other services: 1
Total No. of registered beds: 4
Age range on admission: 8 – 17 years
Names & Qualifications: Melanie Kenworthy – Acting Manager – Level 5, Rebecca Halliwell – Responsible Individual – Leadership and Management, Level 3 HR Management.
Therapeutic Provision: Cath Knibbs
Premier House is a ‘looked after children’s’ residential home. We have a 4-bedroomed detached house, which offers a comfortable and relaxed homely environment and we are near to most amenities.
At Premier House, we offer safe and supportive residential care for a maximum of 4 children/young people from the ages of between 11yrs to 16yrs.
Our aim at Premier House is to support and guide, often troubled, abused and traumatised children/young people and give them life enhancing opportunities to progress into society as a more positive and confident individual.
We have placements for children/young people with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) and who may have a Statement of Educational Need (SEN).
The staffing team have a wealth of experience working with children/young people who are at a potential risk of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE).
Premier House also have staff that are trained in Child Adolescence Mental Health Services (CAMHS).
All our staff are Management of Actual or Potential Aggression (MAPA) trained.