Service Manager

Prestige Nursing
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Service Manager required for learning disability service in Littlehampton

Job title: Service Manager
Location: Littlehampton, BN17
Hours: Full time, 40hrs per week
Salary: £34,000

Our client:
An award-winning independent provider of support services for people with learning disabilities and additional health and social care needs

The service:
The Littlehampton service provides residential accommodation for individuals with learning disabilities and associated complex needs. A modern bungalow set within its own grounds and gardens, the service has ten en-suite bedrooms and provides a positive environment. The focus in the service is to support individuals to achieve greater independence and inclusion for a meaningful, fulfilling life.

The Role:
You will lead the team providing operational and strategic direction, and make sure everything runs smoothly and cost-effectively. Together with the team, you will ensure the individuals you support have the opportunity to develop a varied and fulfilling lifestyle - and the chance to define their own goals and decide their own future.

From ensuring the highest standards of support, to managing budgets and developing your team, it's a varied role in an organisation that's leading the way in supporting those with learning disabilities.

The skill's you'll need:

A strong, supportive leader and effective manager, you've successfully managed a team in a challenging Learning Disability or similar Service. You've also had professional senior level contact with CQC and have experience of developing positive relationships with commissioning teams.

You should have achieved, or be working towards a QCF Level 5 in Health and Social Care or hold equivalent qualification, such as NVQ Level 4 in both Health and Social Care and Leadership and Management in Care Services.

If this sounds like your next role apply online or call for more information 02082547537, quote j2156