Service Manager

Recruiter
WeAreSSG
Location
Ashford
Salary
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Expires
19 Jul 2017
Service Manager £25,000- £30,000 Headcorn Peritus Healthcare are pleased to consider applications for the position of Service Manager in Headcorn. Our client provides quality residential care and support for adults with learning disabilities and autism. The service is tailored to each individual person and our client aims to meet service user needs and aspirations and enable them to live life to the full. Duties · To be the Registered Manager for the purposes of the Care Quality Commission · Managing costs in line with annual budgets. · Undertaking visits to prospective new clients and existing clients to grow the business. · Proactively identify and develop new business sources. · Maintain contact with existing clients to ensure that high levels of care are being received. · Responsible for the management of all staff, including training, development, supervision, conduct and performance, discipline and grievances, motivation and mentoring, and appraisal. · Conduct introductory visits for new clients in line with the requirements of the National Care Standards and quality systems. · Manage the development of the team to ensure ‘right people, right skills, right place’. · Develop and maintain effective and appropriate communications with direct reports, peers, and line manager. Qualifications and Experience · Experience of managing a service for people with learning disabilities · Ability to manage and monitor budgets effectively with an understanding of social care cost drivers. · NVQ Level 4/Registered Manager’s Award/QCF Level 5 in Leadership for Health and Social Care or equivalent. · Full UK driving licence If you are interested in this role, please contact one of the team on 01223 298 107 This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75029505