Service Manager

Horsham, West Sussex
£36,954 per annum
29 May 2018
25 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Service Manager 
West Sussex
37 hours per week
Permanent contract
£36,954 per annum

We are recruiting an operational lead for the provision of community based counselling and wellbeing services. You will join a team of dynamic senior managers who support the delivery of Dialogue services to over 8,000 children & young people.
This is an exciting new role, where you will be responsible for driving forwards project development, including a range of wellbeing offers, to meet the needs of young people aged 11- 18, and managing contract performance. 
The position is working across West Sussex, and we anticipate being based at YMCA Horsham Y Centre, however work base can be negotiated with the successful applicant.
It is important that service user’s feedback is embedded in the development and delivery of services and that we create opportunities for young people to participate in co-production opportunities. You will oversee the production of joint quarterly reports and any other monitoring information as required by commissioners, stakeholders, funders and other appropriately interested parties. 
The position comes with an attractive benefits package, including 27 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and an interest free bike loan. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.
You will need a proven knowledge of relevant Local and National Government mental health strategies, experience of managing relevant services (desirably children & young people’s services) and ideally hold a relevant professional qualification.
Please download a job pack for more information, or contact the HR department on 01273 222595.
YMCA DownsLink Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.
Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 


Closing date for applications: Monday 25th June 2018 at 9am
Interviews date: To be confirmed


Please note that we do not accept CVs.
To apply, please download an Application Pack and an Application Form from YMCA DownsLink Group,, or email or contact the Human Resources Department at 47 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2BE, tel. 01273 222595.