Registered Manager (Job Ref: 19553)

Position Categories: Full Time, Learning Disability, new, North West

Location: Stockport

Salary: Up to £25,590 based on experience and qualifications

Closing Date: 17 November 2017

Other Job Ref Numbers: 19553JCP, 19553CRJ, 19553GWO

Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a non-profit provider of care and support to people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, complex needs and autism spectrum conditions. Our supported living services in Stockport support individuals with a learning disability to maintain their tenancies, live independently and achieve their goals.

We are looking for an experienced practitioner to undertake the position of Registered Manager for our Stockport supported living services. This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced practitioner to shape the future of seven supported living services in Stockport and promote our energetic, person centred values of opportunity, choice and wellbeing. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to recruit and shape a vibrant, enthusiastic team who are passionate about achieving positive outcomes for the people we support.

Your role will include:
• Ensuring the service meets all the standards and requirements of Creative Support, the commissioners, national frameworks, other stakeholders and the Care Quality Commission.
• Supporting and supervising staff (including Senior Staff), and deploying staff resources effectively to meet the needs of the service.
• Collaborating with service users, carers, and involved professionals to provide a service which maximizes outcomes for service users
• Developing the daily living skills of service users and supporting them to source appropriate accommodation or maintain exiting accommodation.

You must have significant experience of providing support to adults with a learning disability and a minimum of two years’ managerial experience. You must be willing to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, including weekends and bank holidays.

This position offers the opportunity to work in an environment that challenges and encourages personal & professional development. Creative Support has obtained Investors in People Silver status and you will receive ongoing training regarding the client group you work with, managerial qualifications, and up-to-date training regarding changes to the law governing social care.

We do not accept CV’s as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods.

We do not accept CVs as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is required for which we pay. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact us via telephone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website.

Application Instructions:

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Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road, Stockport, SK1 3TS.