Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive and driven Service Unit Manager to lead our Leaving Care Service whilst we recruit to the role on a permanent basis

A number of exciting changes and developments are taking place within our Leaving Care Service as we are committed to delivering on our local offer and to also work with our partners on improving the offer to care leavers.

You will need to ensure that the service is working towards our vision to providing an aspirational service to our care leavers and are able to work flexibly and creatively in order to achieve this. You will need to be committed to providing the best possible outcomes for care leavers and ensure that our offer is being applied.

You will be responsible for managing 2 Team Manager’s (Leaving Care Team & Transition Support), whilst driving the necessary changes within the service.

Our service is also absolutely committed to the 7 Corporate Parenting principles and the successful candidate will continue to ensure these principles are embedded across our service delivery and that the voice of young people is at the centre of all our planning processes and our service improvements.

You must have:

  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the ‘Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**