Salary £27,668 to £30,153
Temporary, Full Time
Based in Glen Vue Day Centre
37 hours per week
Interview date: 23rd January 2018
This position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly Criminal Records Bureau check)
If you are a WSCC employee applying for this post as a secondment opportunity please seek approval from your line manager before applying. Specialist day services require a temporary Assistant manager until the end of September 2018.
In this role you will manage the day to day services at Glen Vue Day centre, supporting and reporting to the manager. The service specialises in providing day time activities for people with dementia or long term complex needs in East Grinstead and surrounding area. The centre is currently open 5 days a week.
You will be responsible for the day to day operations of the centre. You will be responsible for health and safety, security of the building as well as the admission and supporting the people who access the service. As well as supporting and developing the staff team.
You will demonstrate effective communication skills and develop relationships with a range of customers, carers and team colleagues and internal and external partners.
Commitment to the West Sussex values and personalisation are essential to manage the centre and its staff, and their development. You will work to support the manager to develop the service and provision of a specialist day service. In return, you can expect regular supervision and continuing professional development, in a positive and dynamic environment. A 'can do' approach is essential, alongside excellent organisational and IT skills.
For more information about the post and to arrange a visit to the site, please contact :
Shonagh Buchanan Day centre Manager 01342 318082/07710179774