** Service/Scheme Manager **
** Covering Bedford, Bedfordshire and Northampton, Northamptonshire **
** Permanent and full time **
** £24,500 **
** Monday - Friday **
* Working with adults with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health and other care needs within a supported living setting *
BS Social Care is currently recruiting for a full time and permanent candidate to work within a large care organisation overseeing the quality of care for both the service users and the staff for the Bedford and Northampton services. This will be working from both Bedford, Bedfordshire and Northampton, Northamptonshire. The role will pay £24,500.
About the employer; this employer has specialist teams across the UK providing support to adults with a variety of needs including; acquired brain injuries, learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities and mental health. They offer supported living, residential care, short breaks and respite services and employ over 10,000 staff consisting of Support Workers, Scheme Managers, Service Manager, Registered Manager and more.
About the job; as the Service/Scheme Manager you will support the service users and the staff to ensure that all care is being carried out, that all staff are gaining the support and progression when desired and that all is running as smoothly as possible put the service users and the staff at the priority of your role.
About the ideal candidate; you will ideally have the following;
1. Have experience in health and social care and be able to manage a number of staff members
2. NVQ Level 5 or NVQ 4 (and working towards an NVQ 5 already)
3. Minimum of four years' experience within the learning disability or mental health sector
4. Minimum of three years' management experience in the sector
For this full time and permanent role, you will be offered £24,500 alongside benefits as follows; Employee Assistance Programme, Above and Beyond Recognition Award, Long Service Award, future training opportunities, comprehensive induction - Care Certificate, hourly rate enhancements, annual leave, pension, rewards and more.
To apply, please contact Carla Gunn on 01604 448408 or send your CV