Area Manager (Learning Disabilities)

  • Location:

    Derby, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disabilities

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

  • Contact email:

    mas2@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    130/AM/DERBYSHIRE

  • Consultant:

    Steve Vine

  • Salary:

    £30K - £36K per annum DOE + benefits

We are seeking an Area Manager (Learning Disabilities) close to the Derby area of Derbyshire. It is essential that you have experience managing a service, working with adults living with challenging & complex behaviours, ideally within a supported living environment. You must hold minimum NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care. Being a car driver is also essential.

The role will be covering specialist services in the Derbyshire area with a view to expanding the role into Warwickshire in the future. The services are commutable from the A52, A61, A38 and a short commute off the M1.

Salary, hours & benefits

  • £30K - £36K per annum DOE.
  • Full-time hours.
  • Car allowance.
  • Lifeworks benefit platform & Westfield Health cashback scheme.
  • Pension Scheme.
  • Excellent progression and development opportunities.

Who could you be joining?

You would be joining an organisation that provides care, support and enablement for adults living with Learning/Physical Disabilities and Mental Health conditions. Developing person centred support at all stages from treatment, to discharge from hospital, to support in the community. This organisation has been established for over 20-years and continue to grow and develop services across England & Wales. The CEO has over 25-years’ experience at all levels of care delivery, starting as a Support Worker, moving into Senior/Management roles before becoming CEO. She understands what it takes to provide excellent care to the most vulnerable people in society. Who knows, maybe you could have a similar career journey?

Job Description

As an Area Manager, you will be a strong leader, providing clear and structured leadership across the services. You will effectively lead and support the services, ensuring that the highest standard of care and support is always provided. You will be pivotal in designing and implementing all aspects of a commissioned package, ensuring all services meet CQC requirements. You will have a positive attitude and ensure the company’s values are upheld, cascading this to your teams and using this to build relationships with families, commissioners, and other professionals.

This is an ambitious company who are expanding, and this is an opportunity to be part of something exciting. If this excites you and you have the experience we are looking for, then we would love to hear from you.  

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