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Adult Service Manager (Supported Living)

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£24K - £30K per annum DOE
Darlington, County Durham
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job description

We have a fantastic, full-time, permanent job vacancy for an Adult Service Manager, this would be overseeing a brand-new Supported Living Scheme in the Darlington area of County Durham.

  • £24K - £30K per annum, plus fantastic opportunities for you to develop.
  • Full-time, 40-hours per week.

The Provider

This provider believes that everyone should be themselves no matter what. They ensure that the adults they support have the same opportunities as everyone else and that their disabilities are not a barrier. This is a very well-established organisation supporting adults living with learning and physical disabilities and Mental Health conditions. They actively promote from within and can offer a fantastic future for those wanting to pursue a career within the Learning Disabilities sector. You would be joining a unique provider who promotes independence for the adults they support, who all live in their own flats or supported living schemes.


As their Service Manager, you will oversee a new supported living service in the Darlington area, supporting adults each living in their own flat. You will be responsible for supervising the staff team and the individuals they support each day, ensuring a safe, flexible, and supportive atmosphere. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Rota planning.
  • Ensuring effective relationships with outside agencies.
  • Budgeting.
  • Carrying out assessments.
  • Completing care plans & risk assessments.
  • Ensuring service quality and compliance according to CQC requirements.
  • Supervising & mentoring the support staff team.
  • Taking part in on call rota to ensure 24/7 support is available.

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum Level 3 Health & Social Care (or equivalent) & be willing to work towards Level 5.
  • Experience supporting adults with Learning Disabilities/Mental Health conditions.
  • Ability to lead, manage & develop a service team.
  • Knowledge of relevant legislations and CQC requirements
  • Full UK Driving Licence


Health & Social Care Jobs are the UK’s leading Permanent Recruitment Specialists for the Adult Learning Disabilities Sector. Registered Manager owned and led; we are as passionate about the social care sector as you. In fact, we love what we do!

Now all you must do is CLICK APPLY, if you meet the above criteria one of our team will be in touch to progress your application further and answer any questions you may have about this Adult Service Manager job.



Louise Fullard
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