Service Manager (Learning Disabilities)

  • Location

    York, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disabilities, Mental Health

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £27K - £30K per annum DOE

  • Contact:

    James Crayston

  • Contact email:

    perms@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/SM/YORK

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-02

Service Manager (Learning Disabilities), York

£27K - £30K per annum DOE

Full-time

We are looking for a talented Service Manager (Learning Disabilities) living close to the York area of North Yorkshire to join a wonderful charity who improve the lives of people living with learning disabilities, mental health conditions and complex needs.  

Improving lives and creating a better future

You could join a wonderful charity who improve the lives of people living with learning disabilities, mental health conditions and challenging behaviours. They were founded over 30 years ago by a group of parents who wanted to make a difference. They wanted to provide a service that meets the needs of all the people they support, allowing them to achieve so many of their aspirations than they had dared to dream was possible.

As their Service Manager, you will be pivotal in the daily running of the service, ensuring that all the care and support provided is of the highest standard and in line with current legislation and regulations. You will ensure that specialised care is provided to everyone, meeting each of their individual needs. You will oversee 10 service users who are living in their own homes requiring specific complex support.

What experience & qualifications are required?

  • You will previous experience in a management/supervisory role;
  • You will hold Level 4 Health and Social Care, or equivalent, and ideally hold level 5 in Leadership & Management;
  • It is essential that you have a background in a Learning Disabilities or Mental Health setting;  
  • It is essential that you have a driving licence and access to a vehicle.

Above all, you will be excellent role model who can inspire your team to always provide the best support possible to the people they support. You will share the organisation’s values and aspire to help the service users to take more control over their lives and achieve all their goals.

If you are excited by this amazing job opportunity, we would love to hear from you. Health & Social Care Jobs are proud to recruit for the Social Care Sector and when you click on apply, one of our friendly careers advisors will contact you to discuss this in more detail. We only employ experts, so you can always rely on us to look after you during your career change.