Manager Learning Disabilities
Full time 37.5 hours
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.
About the Role
This role will involve leading the day to day management of supported living services within the Whitchurch area providing effective management for people with learning disabilities. The candidate will ensure people will receive high quality support to develop and maintain their independence, find suitable community activities, leisure, education and work opportunities.
We are looking for an experienced manager who is a good communicator, is able to network and work with people at all levels. You must have confidence and be knowledgeable about the health and social care sector, be able to get on with the role and deal with issues but also know when to seek help and advice. You need to be competent in the use of I.T and write legibly, have significant experience in working in the Health and Social care sector and have an understanding of positive behaviour support. The candidate will have both experience and a qualification in health and social care. Candidates who do not have such a qualification but are prepared to work towards this will be considered so long as they have suitable management experience and professional knowledge of the sector.
- Management qualification and/or prepared to work towards NVQ level 4 or Diploma level 5 and have knowledge and experience of working with people who have learning disabilities.
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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
Interview date to be confirmed.
Please note, all applicants will be required to complete an application form before being considered, these can be found on our website www.bethphage.co.uk/jobs
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