Team Manager

Location UK / Ballymena Area

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 1 day ago

Reference 1431707

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Team Manager based in Ballymena

Team Manager (4645)

Location:Leaving Care, Ballymena

Contract type:Permanent

Hours: 37 per week.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Team Manager with the ability and commitment to enable young people leaving care to reach their full potential and positively transition to independent living.  Our successful applicant will oversee the day to day running of the residential unit and manage and support the project staff. 

Our Leaving Care Services are jointly commissioned by Health and Social Care Trusts and Supporting People (NIHE) and are currently based in Belfast and Ballymena.  The services provide accommodation, support, assistance and guidance to young people aged 16 to 21 based on individually assessed need. This Team Manager role will involve directly supporting and working with young people.

Applicants must hold the professional Social Work qualification and be registered with NI Social Care Council. 

We are committed to welcoming people from a diverse background, culture and experience. 

When completing your application please refer to your skills, knowledge and experience in relation to the Person Specification, Job Description and Additional Information document for each Service. 

This should be done with an understanding of the context of the service described. 

Location: Grove Road, Ballymena.  However you may be on occasion required to work across Leaving Care service locations 

Pattern: Primarily Monday to Friday with one evening shift per week, worked as 4 days 9am – 5pm, and 1 day 1pm – 9pm.  Occasional presence in the Unit at weekends may be required.  Given the residential nature of the service, a level of flexibility will be necessary 

Salary: £29,966 per annum.  (Salary negotiable depending on the applicant’s level of experience and/or current salary level) 

Allowance: On-call. Sleepover allowance if applicable

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing: 26 August 2019 at midnight