Recovery Team Manager

Job Reference: 75642
Posted: Monday 13th May 2024
Closing Date: Tuesday 28th May 2024
Up to £27,091 per annum based on experience, qualifications and current/previous salary
Redditch, Worcestershire
Full-Time

Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs.

The Team Manager will develop and manage a new-build mental health supported living service for 14 people with mental health needs commissioned by Worcestershire County Council, working in partnership with Bromford Housing Association, referrers, Care Managers and other agencies.

You will work with service users, their families, Bromford Housing and other agencies to assess needs and to plan a successful transition into the service, creating the foundations for greater independence and personal fulfilment.  You will ensure that individuals are enabled to make progress in their personal recovery journey and to attain goals relating to their mental health & wellbeing, independence, maintenance of their tenancy, quality of life and community connections. This will be achieved through co-producing outcome-based support plans which build on strengths and assets and promote meaningful occupation, resilience and capacity for self-management.

You will promote a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere and ensure that staff are skilled in promoting recovery and positive engagement, with relationships based on respect and unconditional positive regard. You will ensure that that there is a strong commitment to equality and diversity. You will be committed to community asset-based approaches and be able to collaborate creatively with community partners as our delivery model is characterised by the use of volunteers and peer supporters as well as paid staff and by close partnership working with statutory mental health services and voluntary agencies.

You will ensure that our services are delivered effectively in accordance with assessed needs, contract requirements, service specification quality standards, and desired outcomes.

Your varied and rewarding role will include responsibility for:

  • Leadership and operational management of the service
  • Promoting the service to referrers and potential service users
  • Deployment of staff according to assessed needs
  • Management and co-ordination of all aspects of service delivery
  • Liaison and joint working with the landlord
  • Assessment, support planning and positive risk management
  • Mentoring, supervising and supporting staff
  • Organising person-centred reviews
  • Enabling pathways to independence and move on as appropriate
  • Building positive partnerships

Good written and verbal communication skills are essential along with strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise and manage a busy workload. Flexibility to the needs of the service is essential, and a willingness to follow instruction and accept supervision is also required.

Vacancy Reference Number: 75642

Applications for this role must be submitted via the Creative Support website using the above vacancy reference number

Full training is provided, as is the opportunity to work towards QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care. Benefits of working with Creative Support include a probationary bonus, pension contributions, 28 days Annual Leave and company paid enhanced DBS.

We are a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organization – Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Gold awarded.

We can only accept applications from candidates who are located in and eligible to work within the UK. – This post will not be open to Sponsorship under the UKVI scheme.

Application Instructions:

To apply, candidates must complete the online application form located on our company website via the listing for the above reference numbered role. We do not accept CV’s as a method of application.

A list of all roles available can be located at: www.creativesupport.co.uk

Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying. We do not provide outcomes for unsuccessful applications.

For role or application queries please email recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk

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

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