Assistant Service Manager

  • Location:

    Harrogate, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Georgia Walker

  • Contact email:

    Georgia.Walker@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/549171

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-15

  • Start date:

    22/01/2020 10:24:07

Assistant Service Manager

* Full Time
* Based in Harrogate
* Competitive salary
* Career Progression

I am currently recruiting for a complex care home in Harrogate who provide a unique supported living for service users who suffer with autism, learning disabilities and mental health needs.
I am looking for applicants who demonstrate their potential to deputise on behalf of Service Managers within specialised community based, safe 'Person-Led enabling support services for people who are vulnerable with severe complex needs. Open to those who have experience and are competent in a health and social care supervisory role wishing to develop their career with a unique service.

The Successful candidate will :
* Have the Ability to deputise on behalf of the Service Manager if they are absent or unavailable
* Carry out Basic management of the service to ensure it is maintained at all times
* Be Safe, flexible, caring, guiding/ teaching and interpersonal skills
* Have Excellent computer, good verbal, written, numerical and communication skills
* Have a basic regulatory knowledge across all disciplines relative and appropriate to the service
* Ability to communicate complex issues working as one team with all those involved
* Work from planned rotas, including sleeping-in support shifts as required and make adjustments when deputising for the Service Manager to rotas

Required:
* Confirmation of candidates; application record of consecutive and complete personal and employment history and referees
* Clear DBS and safeguarding record
* Proof of ID
* Right to work documents

Desirable:
* Previous experience of working with vulnerable people with complex needs
* Relevant training and qualifications within a social care setting
* MAPA trained
* Car driver with full clean driving license

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