Registered Service Manager ??? Learning Disability Services

West Sussex
24965.00 - 29008.00 GBP Annual + GBP24965 - GBP29008/annum
10 Feb 2017
25 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Southdown are honoured to have been named the 'Care and Support Provider of the year 2016'. We have a reputation across Sussex as being the best practice provider alongside low turnover, great benefits and terms and conditions. Our staff tell us they are proud to work here and would recommend us to friends and family. We have over 40 years' success under our belts as well as a range of accolades and awards to compliment this.

A rare opportunity has arisen for a Service Manager to join us to manage this established service in Portslade. The service is home to five clients with learning and physical disabilities.

As Service Manager, you will be dedicated to the management of supporting people with learning disabilities and other complex needs. You will lead and inspire a team to support the clients in your care to achieve their goals in life and maintain their relationships. You will find opportunities for clients to develop their skills and confidence through a variety of 'Great Interactions', person centred support and other initiatives.

You will have a proven track record of service management and good experience in a similar field.

In return, we can offer you:

• 30 days holiday, rising to 33 days with service (including bank holidays).
• Sick pay of up to three months with service.
• A robust induction and ongoing, in-house professional training.
• Supportive and structured line management from expert practitioners.
• Health care cash back scheme - claim back the cost of dentistry, optical and therapy treatments (e.g. chiropractor, osteopath, and homeopathy.).
• 15% discount on Southern Rail tickets - plus a range of other local travel discounts.
• Salary sacrifice Cyclescheme.
• GBP25 retail voucher upon successful completion of probationary period.
• We pay the cost of your Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 13 March 2017.
Interview date: Wednesday 22 March 2017.

An Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity will be required for successful applicants - Southdown pay the cost.

Southdown is a not-for-profit organisation that actively promotes diversity & equality of opportunity. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community