Support Services Manager
Our client is looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, strategic and experienced manager to join their Housing and Support services team.
Reporting to the Head of Housing & Support Services, you will be directly responsible for their Support Services including their Independent Living schemes, Intensive Management Accommodation and adaptations service.
You will need a strong understanding of supported accommodation within the context of social housing and have an excellent grasp of the current and future challenges faced within this area. In addition you will need experience of effectively managing and leading diverse, high performing teams. An understanding of delivering temporary accommodation and working with partners to deliver an efficient adaptations service which meets customer needs would also be an advantage.
In this role you will need to continue their journey in driving services forward, continuing to improve the quality of service for those already living in supported accommodation as well as developing an attractive offer for new customers. You will also need to build on and form proactive partnerships and innovatively seek ways of developing the service in order to ensure its continued viability.
This is a busy and demanding role, so the ability to work flexibly and under pressure, whilst dealing with competing priorities and delivering results on time is a must.
For a full list of the responsibilities and person requirements please refer to the job profile. When completing your application, please ensure your supporting statement addresses how you meet each of the essential criteria.
Salary: £39,000 + Essential Car Payment of £1657
Hours: 37 per Week
On submission of your CV you will be asked to complete a supporting statement and declaration form, please note that our client is unable to shortlist without this information.
CLOSING DATE: Your completed CV, Supporting Statement and Diversity Monitoring & Declaration form must arrive no later than 12pm Wednesday 3rd May 2017
Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.