Deputy Care Manager - Kings Norton

West Midlands
21237.00 - 24346.00 GBP Annual + GBP21,237 - GBP24,346 per annum
01 Mar 2017
28 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Would you like to join our friendly, innovative team in Birmingham?

We are looking for a reliable and motivated Deputy Care Manager to join our professional team at our service in Kings Norton, Birmingham. This opportunity is to work 37.5 hours per week (full time) on a permanent basis.

As a Deputy Care Manager you will provide a customised, responsive and high quality service to people with multiple sensory impairments and/or learning disabilities. You will be a frontline supervisor, supporting the manager to effectively manage a team of staff to deliver person centred, specialist services.

You will need to have a sound knowledge of person centred planning, rota planning and staff management/development.

About us

Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, those with sensory impairments and those with complex needs, 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 one (or equivalent), or be working towards an accredited award. In addition Deputies within an education setting are also required to hold the Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong learning Sector (PTLLS) or the Level 3 award in Education and Training and Learning in Skills, or a relevant professional teaching qualification.

We would like to hear from you if you are a committed and enthusiastic team player who is able to coach and mentor a team of support workers!