Carers in Southampton Service Manager

Salary Range: c£36k per annum

Type of Contract: Permanent

Hours per week: 37.5 (Job share considered for the right applicant)

An exciting opportunity for a dynamic and motivated individual has arisen with Southampton MENCAP, a voluntary organisation based in Portswood, for a Service Manager for its Carers in Southampton Service. 

This service which was launched in September 2014 has been re-commissioned by Southampton City Council for the next five years to offer carers access to information, advice and support which increase their choice, control and independence opportunities.

The successful applicant will have a proven track record in project management and/or a relevant management qualification alongside the ability to effectively lead a team.  Excellent inter-personal and communication skills (including IT and report writing) will be essential to the role.

The right person will definitely want to make a difference to the lives of Carers in our City.

APPLICATION DETAILS:

If you are interested in this role and possess the necessary requirements, please submit a current CV and covering letter highlighting how your skills and experience will benefit the service and equip you for the role to: Alexandra Iles, CEO, Southampton Mencap,187a Portswood Road, SO17 2NF in writing or by email to [email protected]

Telephone 023 8058 4088

Further information on the Southampton Mencap website: www.southamptonmencap.org/vacancies

Closing Date: Monday 22nd January 5pm
Interviews will be held:  Monday 29th January 9.30am - 5.30pm

(We are only able to provide feedback to shortlisted candidates. If you do not hear within 3 days of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion)