Deputy Care Manager - Ramsgate
About the role
We are looking for a dynamic full time Deputy Manager to join our established and well regarded service in Ramsgate. Our work involves supporting people who have sensory impairments and complex learning, mobility and communication needs to reach their full potential.
As the Deputy Manager you will assist the Manager in the smooth running of the service, supervise team members and directly support people with a range of sensory impairments and/or learning disabilities. The Deputy Manager will help to enable those supported to live the lifestyles they wish, encouraging involvement, responsible risk taking and participation in a wide range of activities. This role will also require you to provide personal care.
You will have experience of compassionately supporting vulnerable adults with learning disabilities, in addition to supervising, motivating, supporting and developing others.
A full UK driving licence is an essential requirement for this role.
Sense is a leading national charity that helps people of all ages to enjoy more independent lives.
About you and what we offer
Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.
You must be willing to work towards BSL level two (or equivalent), or be working towards an accredited award.
We place great value on providing a truly personalised service. Providing a person centred service to the people we support is a priority, so you must be able to work flexible hours. You will have working knowledge of both the Care Quality Commission's regulatory framework in conjunction with the Mental Capacity Act.
Interview date 7 th April.