Apply for Vacancy : PLBH17 Practice Leader/Service Manager (Dawlish)

Vacancy Information

Position : PLBH17 Practice Leader/Service Manager (Dawlish)

Location : Dawlish

Salary : 22,000

Job Description We are looking for an enthusiastic and resilient person to take on the role of Practice Leader within our residential service in Dawlish. Excellent time management and organisational skills are essential as this post will be required to fulfil both management and direct support duties within this busy and diverse service. The role will be supported by registered manager. As Practice Leader, you will role model outstanding support whilst also undertaking duties such as rota, appraisals & supervisions, risk assessments, support planning and co-ordinating the regular training of your team. You will be robust and logical in your approach to ensure a stable environment. You will work closely with family, external agencies, and your colleagues - using the expertise of others to ensure access to a holistic, truly person-centred service. You will demonstrate your ability to plan, deliver, and review support on an outcomes focused pathway, considering positive risk taking to develop skills and have meaningful experiences. You will be driven to continuously improve provision and performance of your team to enable the person supported to direct their life by having opportunity, choice and control. The role will included working a variety of hours including sleep in duties and weekends, including mentoring support team and showing strong leadership skills. Experience in supporting complex needs in a social care setting is advantageous, but we are looking predominantly for a robust operational leader who is not afraid to be an active team player. If you would like more information please contact

Closing Date : Fri 17 Nov 2017