Dementia Support Manager

Location
Halifax
Salary
£11,066 actual per annum
Posted
10 Dec 2018
Closes
30 Dec 2018
Ref
00325047
Contact
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Dementia Support Manager 

Join our team, take on dementia 

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Dementia Support Manager 
Location: Halifax, to cover Bradford and District 
Contract type: Part Time, Permanent 
Hours: 17.5 per week 
Salary: £11,066 actual per annum 

Closing date: 30 December 2018 
Interview date: TBC 

About the role: 

We are looking for a suitably experienced Manager to manage and develop team members providing an information and awareness service and support activities to people living with dementia and their carer’s across Bradford District. You will also be responsible for actively recruiting service volunteers and offering them management support. 

About you: 

You will ideally possess at least NVQ level 3 (or equivalent) and have an understanding of the needs of people with dementia and their carers, as well as good time management and communication skills. It is essential that you have previous management experience as well as experience of record keeping and report writing. This role involves regular use of IT packages, therefore a good standard of IT would be desirable. A full DBS disclosure will be required for this post. 

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. 

Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Manager, Support Team Leader, Dementia Support Manager, Support Worker, Senior Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Worker, Community Care, Not for Profit, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant etc.

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