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£29,000 per annum
01 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
INTERIM SERVICE MANAGER – SUPPORTED HOUSING YOUNG PEOPLE c.£29K Ponders End Full time 12 months Our client is an established North London Housing Association, working across four boroughs - Enfield, Barnet, Haringey and Waltham Forest. Their purpose is to identify local needs, to respond to these needs with local solutions, and to provide excellent local services. They invest in high quality housing, support and services that are affordable and accessible to those in housing need. Supported Housing is the support arm of the organisation and is where their young people’s service sits. Their vision for young people’s service is that they will create an environment that is empowering, nurturing and challenging, so that service users can develop to their full potential and actively transform their own lives. They are currently recruiting for an interim Service Manager (maternity leave up to 12 months) in our dispersed Supported housing team. You will manage the team who provide young people with a variety of medium to high support needs and engagement through early intervention, support planning and risk assessment according to their individual needs. Through effective leadership of your team of Support Workers, you will deliver a comprehensive housing management and support service to young clients. The successful candidate will have experience in a supported housing environment working in a similar role, including managing a team, delivering service improvements and a clear understanding of the needs and requirements of vulnerable, young people are essential. The successful candidate should have experience of managing supporting people commissioned services and a good working knowledge of QAF. You will be able to react to crisis situations in a calm and effective way and have excellent interpersonal skills in order to quickly build rapport. A full valid driving licence and use of a car is essential. If any of the above qualities sound like you - they would love to hear from you. Closing date for applications: 21 October 2016 This job was originally posted as

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