An excellent opportunity has arisen within Freeways for an Assistant Manager who will work alongside the Service Manager; providing supervision, support and assistance with the running of the service. This position will enable you to gain experience and build your confidence, skills and competence in care management.
The Assistant Manager will assist the Manager and support staff to:
Develop and review person centred plans
Develop the service to meet best practice outcomes for a residential service
Enable service users to access the community, holiday and learning opportunities
Promote positive risk taking and support service users to achieve their outcomes
Communicate with families and outside agencies
Encourage reflective practice within the team
Create and maintain service plans that promote continual improvement
Create a flexible, person centred rota to meet the needs of the individuals we support
Strictly adhere to Freeways protection and safeguarding policies and procedures
This exciting opportunity will involve a mixture of office based and support work. There is a requirement for flexible working including evenings, weekends and sleeps.
Freeways is a local charity that supports adults with learning disabilities. We are a highly regarded provider of supported living services and residential care. We are passionate about helping people to become as independent as possible by supporting them to make choices, learn new skills and make links with their local community.About you:
The ideal candidate will hold a diploma Level 5 qualification in Health and Social Care or willing to work towards and have knowledge of current regulations and legislation regarding care and support, however full training will be provided.
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org.