Living Ambitions, part of The Lifeways Group are seeking a professionally qualified manager to take responsibility for the delivery of our supported living care services in South Lanarkshire.
To succeed in this role you will need to have a minimum of four years' experience in social care and a minimum of three years management experience. The successful candidate must also hold a relevant professional Qualification at Level 5 in Care or Management e.g. NVQ/SVQ 5, QCF Level 5 Award Certificate or Diploma, HNC, HND, or a Level 4 in Care or Management e.g. NVQ/SVQ 4, QCF Level 4 Award, Certificate or Diploma (also known as BTEC Professional Award, Certificate, Diploma), BTEC Professional Diploma, Certificate or Award and working towards a professional Qualification at Level 5 as above.
The post holder will need to promote an enabling environment, ensuring high standards of professional practice, whilst achieving compliance with external regulatory standards. You will provide specific management, support, advice and motivation to staff teams to ensure that the people who use our services are supported to be as independent as possible and achieve their goals.
In this role you will be required to be highly flexible and participate in the 24 hour on-call rotational system providing management support to staff and person-centred approaches to the people who use our services.
At Lifeways, we value our staff and work hard to develop their skills through the provision of training and support. As well as a commitment to your learning and development, we also offer the opportunity to join, subject to conditions, a company pension plan and enhanced annual leave entitlement.
Successful applicants are required to join the PVG Scheme, this expense will be met by Lifeways