We are recruiting for an enthusiastic, motivated, and committed Deputy Manager, with experience working with adults with a learning disability/autism and complex needs to join an exciting organisation.
Job Title: Deputy Manager – Outreach, Autism Specialist Service
Hours: Full-time (38 hours per week)
Salary: £29,021 per annum
Location: London – Various (Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, Haringey, Islington, City of London, Newham)
Closing Date: Friday 15th March 2024
Interviews: Week commencing 25th March 2024
About the role:
This is an exciting opportunity to utilise your skills to support the Team manager in coaching and mentoring the staff team, and also embedding high standards in the running of the service. The successful candidate will be working alongside frontline staff to support the skills needed to increase the independence of people with autism and/or learning disabilities and behaviours of concern. Responding to the Transforming Care agenda this service is providing a real opportunity for people to thrive and enjoy a good quality of life, as active and valued members of their community.
The employer s autism and PBS specialist services have a strong reputation across London, where we support people to live full and active lives, with support designed around the person s personal ambitions and choices. PBS training will be provided to develop the successful candidate into a PBS coach, and you will be working closely with our Positive Behaviour Lead to create a culture that promotes Positive Behaviour and Active Support values and practice. The role involves teaching people new skills and ways of communicating which reduces behaviours of concern.
The main responsibilities of the Deputy Manager will include:
Employee Benefits include:
Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment. If the post you apply for involves working with or having access to adults at risk and/or their records, we will require an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Services for successful candidates. This will be fully subsidised.
We very much welcome previous experience working as: Deputy Manager, Service, Supported Living, Complex Needs, Accommodation Service, Housing, Social Housing, Mental Health, Mental Health Support, Mental Health Support Worker, Mental Health Service, Recovery, Housing Management, Social Service, Social Services, Housing and Health, Social Care, Care and Support, Outreach, Crisis, Refuge, Deputy Service Manager.
PLEASE NOTE: This role is being advertised by Social Care People on behalf of the organisation.