Female Supported Living Manager

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
Camden, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Aug 2019
Closes
24 Aug 2019
Ref
1220261566
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Creative Support is one of the largest, national not-for-profit providers of care and support services. We are looking for a Female Supported Living Manager to manage and run a service in Camden that supports 6 female service users with profound and multiple learning disabilities, complex health needs and/or behaviours that challenge, to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives within a high quality supported living service.

You must be warm, caring and totally committed to providing effective, active support which enables people to live fulfilling lives. You will have previous management or supervisory experience in a similar setting and will be a great role model for our staff. You will embrace the opportunity to combine leadership and management with holistic, personalised support, including dignified personal care. Your role will include:
  • To assist the Area Manager in ensuring that the service meets and surpasses CQC standards and the contract specification.
  • Collaborating extensively and effectively with service users, their families, friends and pertinent professionals to provide a service which maximises client outcomes.
  • Working with service users to attain new daily living skills and build on existing ones.
  • Supervising a team of around 15 staff members.
  • Doing occasional shifts on the rota to meet the needs of the service including delivering dignified personal care.

Our service enjoys an excellent reputation within Camden and is based in a lively Central London location. We enjoy excellent relationships with the multi-disciplinary team and partner agencies. Our hard working staff are very committed and well-motivated, whilst our local management team is vibrant and mutually supportive.

You will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service. This will include working early mornings, late evenings, weekends and bank holidays. The service receives 527 weekly commissioned support hours at present.

Creative Support is committed to your professional development and offers on-going training and the opportunity to undertake a Diploma in Health & Social Care (Level 5) and other practitioner/leadership training. We would love to hear from you. If you would like to discuss this post and the benefits of working for Creative Support please contact Mahip Singh, Service Director, by calling 07815 518847.

Exempt from Section 7 2(e) of the SDA

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