Service Manager (Therapeutic)

Pro rata based on 37 hours FTE
25 May 2018
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Service Manager.

Salary Scale: NJC 34 – 41 £30,756 – £37,107 pro rata based on 37 hours FTE.
Hours: 30-37 hours a week based on a 9 month fixed term contract. This may include some evenings and weekends.
Applications Close: 9am Monday 25th June 2018 

Our client is currently recruiting a 9 month maternity cover Service Manager Post to ensure the delivery of efficient, high quality advice and information services, managing several projects committed to providing high quality support to vulnerable young people in times of crisis.

The successful individual will have experience in managing complex services and have a good understanding of the positive impact of advice and information provision for children and young people, as well as a commitment to the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Ideally you will have relevant level 4 nationally recognised qualifications in youth work, social work, management or equivalent or be prepared to work towards it.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate;

  • Proven project and staff management experience.
  • Identifying opportunities and delivering services through effective partnerships with statutory and charitable organisations.
  • Experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams across a range of services.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and on own initiative.
  • Experience of risk assessments, problem solving and financial controls.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Effectively managing the implementation of changes to working practices.
  • Competency in using IT systems (Microsoft office and databases).

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will have excellent communications skills with the ability to use interpersonal skills to relate confidently and clearly with others.
  • This is a senior position within the charity, suitable for a positive and resilient individual.

If you feel you’re the ideal candidate that our client is looking for, then send in your CV today by clicking the APPLY button below.

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