Service Manager – Shrewsbury

This vacancy is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for a new challenge working in Shrewsbury. 

 A great opportunity has opened for a Service manager for our Learning Disability supported living services. The manager will support a team of staff to promote people’s independence and to reach their full potential through a variety of activities and work opportunities, as well as supporting them through any challenges. 

 We are looking for an experienced, friendly, and proactive Registered Manager who will work closely with the Positive Behaviour Support team to promote positive culture in the services. Joining our fantastic person-centred support team in our services in Shrewsbury. This opportunity will give you the satisfaction of ensuring the team are delivering first class support providing you with a new challenge to work in a positive behaviour organisation

 

You will need to ensure that the service provided is in accordance with the requirements of legislation, the regulators and funders and that relevant records are kept up to date to provide strong evidence of practice.  

You will ensure that the area manager is made aware of any matter which could affect the status of the service. You will be instrumental in delivering Bethphage’s vision and mission by ensuring the provision of high quality, person centred services to people suing the Bethphage services and you will be responsible for ensuring records, reports and other documents are completed and available for all aspects of the day opportunity and staff team. 

You will be required to champion excellent support by actively coaching and role modelling respectful, positive management approaches 

37.5 hours per week.

£27,000 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 with the aim of ensuring 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, please get in touch 

  • Excellent people skills and enjoy engaging with a diverse range of people
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good IT skills
  • Kindness and compassion
  • Creative thinker with good problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated with good organizational skills
  • Ability to work under your own initiative
  • Ability to build positive working relationships with social work teams, community groups and stakeholders 

Essential Qualifications/ Requirements 

  • Management qualification or willingness to complete
  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge and experience of working with people with support needs, learning disabilities, mental health needs, dementia
  • Supervisory experience and experience of being in a management role
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft software
  • Ability to prioritise and manage own workload
  • Approachable and supportive management style
  • Driver

Desirable knowledge / Experience 

  • Level 5 HSC
  • Knowledge of using web-based systems
  • Managing budgets

Closing date: 14th May

Interview date 24th and 25th May

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Adult with disabilities on outdoor activity with Bethphage

“Staff were keen to try new things to enhance the quality of people’s lives. We found the culture of the home to be open, positive and inclusive.”

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Head Office

8 Longbow Close
Harlescott Lane
Shrewsbury
SY1 3GZ

Tel: 01743 272880

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