Deputy Care Manager

Recruiter
SENSE 1
Location
Peterborough, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Jul 2019
Closes
14 Aug 2019
Ref
1211625330
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About the role

Sense are looking for a reliable and motivated Deputy Care Manager to join our professional team at our residential service in Peterborough. This is a full time post working 37.5 hours per week attracting a salary of circa £20,000 per annum.

As a Deputy Care Manager you will provide a customised, responsive and high quality service to people with multiple sensory impairments and/or learning disabilities. You will be a frontline supervisor, supporting the manager to effectively manage a team of staff to deliver person centred, specialist services.

You will need to have a sound knowledge of person centred planning, rota planning and staff management/development. We would like to hear from you if you are a committed, flexible and enthusiastic team player who is able to coach and mentor a team of support workers. You will be IT literate and able to undertake some administration duties.

If you are interested in applying, please note that we will be interviewing throughout the duration of this vacancy. An early application is advised as the vacancy may close prior to the advertised date.

About you

You must be willing to work towards BSL level one (or equivalent), or be working towards an accredited award. You will need to have had proven experience of supervising and line managing staff, as well as experience of coordinating and planning a range of activities.

The successful candidate will have experience of dealing with challenging situations and of advocating in the best interests of individuals.

Our ideal candidate will have a full driving licence, however this is not essential.

About us

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world.

We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition, we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact: Lorraine George.

No agencies please.

Closing date: Monday 12 August 2019

Interview date: To be confirmed

To start: To be discussed at interview

To apply for this role please click the 'Visit Website' button to be taken to the Sense website where you can view the full job description and apply for the role.

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