Project Manager – Supported Housing (Ref: PMAR-0123)
Salary: £28,500 per annum
Hours: Full time, 37 per week including occasional evenings, nights and weekends
Centre 404 is a friendly, local and thriving charity with an excellent reputation for providing high quality support and services to people with learning disabilities and their families in North London.
We are looking for a motivated and efficient person to manage a supported living project for 8 adults with learning disabilities and high and complex needs.
The role will include co-ordinating and providing excellent person centred care and support of service users, to enable tenants to live independently in their own home and be supported in all areas of day-to-day living.
You will also oversee the development and implementation of care plans designed to provide meaningful choice and a range of activities and support to people with learning disabilities.
You will be responsible for encouraging a culture based on respect and dignity for those in need of care and support, providing supervision and clear management to a team of support workers as well as ensuring that the service meets legislative and organisational standards.
We are looking for people who will instil a culture of continuous improvement, through dialogue with service users, their families and advocates.
The right candidate will be able to demonstrate a track record in motivating, managing and developing staff, alongside a clear understanding of leadership responsibilities in social care and excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Experience of supporting people with high and complex support needs, and skills around positive behaviour support would also be an advantage.
We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about delivering excellent quality, has a positive attitude to managing a varied workload, a willingness to learn and develop new skills, and the ability to work positively as part of a team.
Candidates are strongly encouraged to read the full job description before submitting their applications. You can view the full JD here
How to apply: Please submit a CV along with a cover statement (either within the email itself or as an attachment) addressing the following: “Tell us more about why you are interested in this role and what you would bring to this post in terms of your knowledge, skills and experience”. Please ensure you refer to the person specification in your statement and explain how you meet the criteria.