Assistant Manager

Northumberland, Cramlington
02 Aug 2018
16 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Horticultural Skills Unit (HSU) & Garden Cafe at Hepscott Park, Morpeth provide support, instruction and work experience in horticulture and catering to adults with learning disabilities.

The HSU has full time, permanent vacancies for an Assistant Manager

The assistant manager will assist in the management of the HSU and Garden Cafe and take a key role in service development. Your responsibilities will include staff supervision and appraisal, health and safety, and the quality of service delivery.

A commitment to promoting the interests of people with disabilities, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential. You will have a minimum of three years’ experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and/or mental health, knowledge of CQC Standards and experience of leading, managing and co-ordinating a staff team. Experience of horticultural work is desirable. A management qualification would be an advantage.

Closing date: 16th August 2018

ACTION FOR EQUALITY – We welcome applications from people with disabilities who will be granted an interview if the essential job criteria are met.