Manager - Semi-independent living project
Salary: £20000 - £25000/annum plus benefits Location: Sheffield
Castle Recruitment Solutions are currently working with a provider in the Sheffield area and have an opportunity for a Manager to join their Semi-Independent living project for young people aged 16 .
The service provides accommodation and support to a variety of young people, with an aim of helping them to progress towards full independence. The young people will have come from a mix of backgrounds including those leaving the care of children's homes, young people with drug alcohol misuse issues and young people who have been in trouble with the Police.
The service provides a setting where the Young People can develop their own skills and learn to live independently, whilst at the same time having the support available to help to overcome the individual issues they have.
As manager of the service, your role is to oversee the running of the unit. This will involve managing the staff team, including conducting staff supervisions and dealing with any issues they may have. You will also oversee all activity related to the young people, ensuring that the most appropriate plans are put into place for them and that staff are working with them effectively.
The company offers a pay rate negotiable based on experience and with good potential for progression, and excellent support in terms of ongoing training and development.
In order to be suitable for this role, you should have the following:
-Level 3 diploma or equivalent, or e working towards
-Experience working within a supported living environment or with young people and families in a different setting
-Experience leading and supervising a staff team
If you do not already hold a management qualification you should be willing to undertake one whilst in post.
Due to the nature of this role, if you do not have a DBS check registered online, you will be required to undergo a new check. The cost of this will be met by the employer.
To apply please respond with your CV, or for more information please call 0115 998 7438 and ask for Rebecca.
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