Supported Living Manager

Job Reference: 78312
Posted: Tuesday 16th April 2024
Closing Date: Tuesday 30th April 2024
Up to £26,910 per annum depending upon experience and qualifications
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Full-Time

We are looking for a caring, dynamic and highly motivated manager to join the team as a Supported Living Manager in our Calderdale Support Services.

You will be based in one service which is located in Halifax, Calderdale that is home to 3 individuals.

You must be an accomplished practitioner with management skills and have experience and knowledge of working within the social care sector in support of people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and complex health care needs (*referred to simply as ‘people’ in this JD).

Your role will be to ensure that the people you will be supporting receive the best possible care and support to ensure they can enjoy their best lives and reach personal outcomes. You will ensure that the care and support delivered is truly personalised and provided in accordance with agreed care plans, enabling people to enjoy wellbeing, quality of life and develop community connections.

You will collaborate with the people you will support and associated health and social care professionals to provide a consistent and coordinated service that maximises personal outcomes.

You will work collaboratively with family members, all who are active key people in the lives of the people you will be supporting, ensuring open channels of communication on a daily basis.

You will support and supervise staff, and deploy staff resources effectively to meet the needs of the service.

You will be joining a progressive charitable organisation, strongly committed to investing in your professional development through both practice-based training and academic study. You will also be part of our highly committed and mutually supportive team of ten PBS and quality practitioners, supporting our agency to achieve great outcomes and meet quality standards. By joining this team you will be able to access peer support and expertise.

Benefits of working with Creative Support:

We offer all employees competitive pay and a pension contribution in addition to 28 days annual leave. As an employer that is committed to the professional development of our staff we also support our care staff to complete the nationally recognised Care Certificate and pay for your enhanced DBS. Additional benefits include enhanced maternity leave, employee support programmes and an additional day of leave each year on or around your Birthday.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer, who have recently received Investors in People Gold award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures, however we can only accept fully completed applications from those located in and eligible to work within the UK – Please be aware we are currently at full capacity with our Visa Sponsor Licenses, therefore we are not accepting applicants who are seeking sponsorship.

We are also not accepting applicants who are currently on a Skilled Worker Visa, seeking secondary employment, as we are unable to actively track the hours worked with the primary sponsor.

We will be interviewing for this role as suitable applications are received and may close this role before the closing date upon a successful candidate being appointed. We do not notify unsuccessful candidates of their outcome at application stage, previously unsuccessful applicants must wait six months before reapplying.

 

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk 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.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

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

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