Locality Manager (North West)

Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
£25,970.90 - 25,970.90 per year
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Ref
07 17/18
Contact
Skills for Care
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Part Time

Locality Manager (North West)

Nature of Contract: Part time (21.75 hours per week) and temporary up until March 31st, 2018 

Location: Home based, North West to cover Greater Manchester

Salary: £25970.90 per annum (Full time equivalent £42,986.31)

Closing Date: 5pm on 25th August 2017

Interview Date: 15th September 2017

Skills for Care is the employer-led workforce development body for adult social care in England. We work with employers across England to make sure their people have the right skills and values to deliver high quality care. Home of the National Skills Academy for Social Care, we offer workforce learning and development support and practical resources from entry level right through to those in senior leadership and management roles.

This purpose of this role is to develop and manage Skills for Care activity at a regional level and represent and reflect upon employer and locality requirements, to ensure effective engagement.  The post holder will also be involved in extensive business development and commercial activity and will work on behalf of Skills for Care for external clients.

We are looking for confident, capable individuals with experience of social care, health services or education. You will have experience of leading and being a member of a project team and contributing to planning activity as a local expert. You should be well versed in workforce development, skilled in presenting and negotiating, and ready to make a significant impact on our engagement with social care employers and related services in the Greater Manchester area.

The post holder will also be required to attend meetings across the North West area and occasionally other parts of the country. Candidates must live within the Greater Manchester area.

Please note, this is a home based role which will involve travel therefore candidates must have access to a car and also broadband.

If you are interested in this role please visit the website for the full job description.