Service Manager - Charity

East Midlands
£20,000 - £24,999
07 Nov 2019
13 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
Service Manager - Charity

Have you got what it takes to support prisoners and their families?

Our client is a highly respected independent charity, working across England and Wales to develop and deliver a range of innovative services, providing practical and emotional support to prisoners' children and families, to prisoners and to ex-offenders. They enable active community engagement in criminal justice work through facilitating volunteering. Their work is founded on core values, the first of which is a belief in the innate dignity of every human being. Their focus is on human relationships, family and community. They are committed to achieving the high standards of quality in all that they do.

Position: Family Services Manager
Location: East Midlands Region
Job type: Part Time, Permanent
Hours: 20 hours per week
Salary: £16,533 per annum (FTE £31,000 per annum)

Closing date for applications: 11th November, 2019

About the role:

As Family Services Manager you will oversee the development and delivery of our clients family services in prisons across the East Midlands. You will provide leadership and energy to your team ensuring consistent high quality delivery, providing supportive management to direct line reports and working jointly with delivery partners and internal and external stakeholders to deliver and develop our approach. The Service Manager will manage our front line managers in the East Midlands as well as overseeing day to day delivery of their service.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will be capable of building and developing a team and achieving high performance. You will have experience of running services for offenders and / or their families in prison or in the community ideally including some or all of the following; supervised play, mentoring, group work delivery and case management services.

In addition you will have knowledge and understanding of the links between resistance (from offending) and family dynamics / inter-personal relationships. You will also have knowledge of safeguarding / child protection practice and possess excellent organisational skills and the ability to manage a demanding work load.

Furthermore you will have excellent interpersonal communication skills and ability to work in partnership with a range of agencies. You will be effective in the use of ICT including databases for the recording of course attendance, statistics and outcomes measurement.

How to apply:

If you feel you meet the requirements of this role please complete an application by clicking the `apply now` button.

You may have experience of the following: Family Engagement Manager, Family Engagement Worker, Visitor Centre Manager, Customer Service Manager, Services Manager, Service Coordinator, Project Coordinator, Family Services Manager, Volunteer Management, Senior Support Worker, Family Services, Support Work, Social Work, Advocacy, Mentor, Mentoring, Charity, Charities, Not for Profit, NFP, Third Sector, Case worker, Case Manager, etc.

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