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Service Leader

Newcastle Upon Tyne
Job Category:
Care and Support
Salary Details:
12 Dec 2019
Vacancy Type:
Permanent - Full Time
About The Role
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a caring, compassionate and talented Service Leader. This is a great opening to make a real difference to the lives of others and gain great development.

The service is for those with autistic support needs and therefore the knowledge and experience of working with this client group, in this setting would be preferred. As a skilled leader you will be responsible for the overall supervision, quality assurance, monitoring, regulatory requirements and day to day management of staff. The responsibilities for this role are centred on the delivery, quality, financial stability and the on-going development of the service. 
The successful candidate will be responsible and accountable for the 24-hour management of the Service, ensuring that all aspects of support and service delivery is focused on meeting the needs and preferences of the people supported within the philosophical framework of person centred planning.
This role will lead a staff team across a brand new service which will support 6 people living in independent bungalows .
An understanding of PBS is advantageous as this service is supporting people who have Autism and Mental Health Issues as well as complex needs .
Having an understanding of or being able to evidence experience of working with people who have different communication issues including hearing loss and autism is highly desirable.

A Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management is required or a desire to work towards.
About You
Effective communication, leadership and coaching skills are important as you will be responsible for communicating with internal and external stakeholders.
You will also be committed to person centred planning and positive risk taking. It is essential you are a driver with a full license.
It is also important that you share our company values which are at the heart of everything we do and ensure that we deliver high quality, consistent care and support.
Working for Us

In return, we offer you a rewarding role with the opportunity to develop your skills and future career in a rewarding and enriching environment. We also offer the following;

  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to on going learning and development
  • Holiday purchase scheme (up to 5 days)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Retail discounts
  • Leisure savings
  • Holiday and travel discounts
  • Employee of the month scheme
  • We will also pay for your DBS

Community Integrated Care is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.