Assistant Manager - 74 West Wycombe and Hill View

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Location
HP13 7UD, High Wycombe
Salary
£23,517 pa
Posted
17 Feb 2017
Closes
01 Mar 2017
Seniority
Manager
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Assistant Manager - 74 West Wycombe and Hill View

Based in High Wycombe - Buckinghamshire

X1 Full time positions - 37.5 Hrs

£23,517pa plus benefits

About Us

Hightown is a charitable housing association transforming thousands of lives every year. We do this by building hundreds of much needed new homes and providing care and supported housing services for a wide range of people. We have high ambitions, a principled approach and a dependable, flexible team that delivers.

About the Role

We currently have an opportunity for an Assistant Scheme Manager (Supported Living) at our homes in the High Wycombe area for a caring, enthusiastic person who enjoys helping others and seeing the difference their support can make to enable individuals to lead independent and fulfilling lives.

Your role as an Assistant Manager will support the management team to ensure the home runs smoothly on a day-to-day basis and you will be involved in moving the service forwards and developing new ideas. You will help provide supervision, coaching and support and take a hands on approach to care and support management.

About You

You will be passionate and driven with the desire to provide high quality, person centred services. You will have experience in the delivery of care and/or support services to vulnerable adults and will ideally have experience of supervising staff.

We are looking for passionate people who with a `can-do` attitude who are driven by the desire to make a difference and who have the ability to recognise the wishes and needs of vulnerable adults and communicate effectively using different methods according to people`s needs. This is a fantastic development opportunity for anyone aspiring to be a Scheme Manager.

You will need to be able to work shifts as part of a rota system which will include weekend and bank holiday working. You must be able to work as part of a team to deliver an excellent service to the people we support and be flexible in your approach to work. You will have a commitment to equality and diversity and take a positive approach to supporting people with learning disabilities.

All applicants must hold a valid UK driving licence.

The Benefits

We offer a range of benefits which include:

  • Generous annual leave allowance of 25 days per year, rising with service, plus statutory bank holidays

  • Workplace pension scheme

  • 45 pence per mile mileage for the first 5,000 miles

  • Life assurance of three times your annual salary

  • Comprehensive training and development support with the opportunity to gain a recognised vocational qualification

  • Annual bonus based on satisfactory performance

  • We pay £35.35 per sleep in

How to Apply

 

To apply for the position of Assistant Scheme Manager (Supported Living) please visit http://www.hightownha.org.uk/careers/ and complete an online application form.

 

Closing date: Wednesday 1st March 2017

 

Interview date: Interviews will be held on Friday 3rd March 2017

 

Hightown is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Successful candidates will need to have a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service, together with any other relevant recruitment checks.

 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.