Assistant Service Manager- Shrewsbury

We have an exciting new opportunity for an assistant manager in our West Shrewsbury services. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for a new challenge to enhance their skills and career working for Bethphage, a forward thinking not-for-profit charitable business dedicated to supporting people with disabilities and mental health support needs to live the life that they choose.

You will support the Service Manager to manage and lead the team in our Support Living services around West Shrewsbury, and ensure people are receiving quality support to achieve their desired outcomes and increased independence.

You will share Bethphages values and vision, and role model this whilst working with the team and people being supported.  You will work in line with organisations policies and individuals person centred plans and risk assessments and support the team to do the same ensuring peoples safety and welling.

You will work closely with our Positive Behaviour Support team (PBS) to promote the positive culture in the services and continue with the culture to promote positive changes for people and their quality of life.

All services will focus on a person-centred approach and promoting people’s independence

You will be required to be part of the on-call for the organization.

Benefits of Working for us

  • Competitive pay
  • Simply Health Cash Plan
  • Long service rewards
  • Contributory Pension scheme
  • Development opportunities
  • Recruitment awards
  • Paid enhanced DBS certificate
  • Paid training

37.5 hours per week including:

22.5 hours direct support

15 hours admin time

£20,740.68 per annum

About our organisation:

Bethphage is a registered charity which was established in 1994 and provides support to adults with learning and physical Disabilities in Shropshire and the West Midlands.

Everything we do is individually designed to enable people to achieve their potential and meet their objectives and need for support. The people that we support may live in their own home, a home that is shared with other people, their family home or a shared care home.

It is the aim of Bethphage to provide outstanding care and support throughout the organisation so it essential that you will be dedicated to providing the highest levels of care that you can.

You will be required to support the Service Manager in creating a team that champions excellent support by actively coaching and modelling respectful positive approaches to achieve the greatest possible independence and quality of life for the people we support, based on an understanding of what is important to and for them.

If this opportunity sounds like you, and you can demonstrate the following attributes, please get in touch

  • Open and Honest
  • Person Centred Approach
  • Proactive and innovative
  • Good communication Skills and ability to lead and support two diverse teams and services
  • Ability to work in a team, mentoring and supporting new and existing staff and be a positive role model

Essential Requirements:

  • Level 3 qualification in Health & Social Care
  • Be flexible with working hours
  • Good IT skills and report writing
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good time management and organized
  • Experience of support people with a learning disability and/ or mental health support needs
  • Knowledge of CQC requirements

Desirable Requirements:

  • Level 5 qualification in Health & Social Care
  • Experience in a supervisory role
  • Leadership experience


Closing date: 19/11/21

*Please note, interested applicants must complete an application form 


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“Staff had developed close and trusting relationships and detailed care plans with the people they supported, were aware of their life histories and their expressed preferences.”

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Head Office

(Registered Address)

8 Longbow Close
Harlescott Lane

Tel: 01743 272880

North Shropshire Area Office

The Hollies
Chester Road
SY13 1LZ

Tel: 01948 804901

West Midlands Office

The Hub
17 Lichfield Street

Tel: 01922 660813

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Park Lane Centre

Tel: 01952 457382

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