Registered Scheme Manager
Job Title: Registered Scheme Manager
Vacancy: Contract: Permanent Full Time
Hours of work: 37 hours per week
Salary: £25,688 - £26,421
Location: Cornell Court / Everitt Road
Are you passionate about providing high standards of care and Support? If you share our passion to improve the lives of the people we support, we would love to hear from you!
We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Registered Scheme Manager to join our dedicated care and support team in Saffron Walden. You will be motivated to working with Older People at Cornell Court and Younger adults with a Learning Disability at Everitt Road.
As a Registered Manager, you will help our residents to achieve an independent and positive life within a supportive environment and be responsible for the overall management of the scheme. On a day to day basis you will provide practical support for residents without undermining their independence.
You will need to demonstrate good planning, organisational and delegation skills, with strategies in place to monitor and respond to service requirements. Have a "can do attitude" able to Listen and Act With a sound understanding of safeguarding procedures, you will be operationally responsible for the management of the schemes and will ensure a high standard of care and support is maintained at all times in accordance with contractual specifications.
You will motivate and develop staff to provide person centred care and support that enables service users to be as independent and self-determining as possible. You will also be responsible for managing the financial and administrative procedures of the scheme.With strong leadership skills, you will have a working knowledge of the client group.
You should have or be working towards an NVQ4 / SVQ4 in Health & Social Care or Leadership & Management, or possess an NVQ3/SVQ3 in Health & Social Care and be eligible to complete the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health & Social Care.We pride ourselves on delivering high-quality services, providing our employees with interesting challenges for their personal and career development whilst also striking the right balance between work and family life.
Who are we?
L&Q Living, Support people with learning disabilities across London & Essex, who provide support and housing for people with learning disabilities, Mental Health, Young Parents & Older People For over 30 years, we have supported people with disabilities to lead the lives they want, with the support that's right for them.
In addition to this we offer the following 'core' benefits:
- 24 days annual leave
- Excellent Pension and life assurance scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Season ticket loan
- Advantage Discount Scheme
- Health and Wellbeing scheme
Apply Now: to apply please click on the apply button below and complete an online application.
Closing Date 24th January 2019
L&Q is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks as well as providing proof of eligibility to work in the UK.
We value diversity in all its facets, including gender, dis/ability, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation and identity. When it comes to finding a diverse balance for our senior positions, we have decided to address gender and ethnicity first. As such we are committed to offering an interview to at least one BAME and one female candidate for all senior leadership positions if they fulfill the role criteria.
We are recognised externally for our commitment to inclusion as a Stonewall Top 100 employer, and a Disability Confident (Committed) employer.