Area Manager – Autism and Learning Disabilities

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Company: Domus Recruitment Ltd
Category: Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
Published on 2021-06-21 18:07:03

Job Description

Area Manager – Autism and Learning Disabilities

A really exciting opportunity has become available for a skilled, competent and highly professional Area Manager to join a leading specialist charity providing services for people with autism, learning disabilities and Asperger syndrome across Oxfordshire. This charity pride themselves on their ethos and value-based care, placing a huge amount of importance on looking after their staff as much as they do the people who they support – this really is a lovely charity to work for. As an Area Manager you will work with the senior management team to provide operational and commercial leadership across Supported Living services for adults with learning disabilities, autism, Asperger’s, complex care needs and behaviors which may prove challenging.


Area Manager – Responsibilities:

  • To lead & manage person centred support services that enable people to live their chosen life in their own home in the community.
  • You will develop and maintain community contacts. Ensuring that support is provided within national regulatory standards and that support staff work to the code of conduct for social care workers.
  • You will evaluate service performance against the outcomes identified for individuals; contributing to planning, leading and project managing change and new service developments such that the organisation consistently realises its mission and delivers growth and best practice.
  • You will manage a multi-disciplinary team and be responsible for operational and commercial leadership within supported living services. Adopting a “hands on” approach, you will split your time across your services in Oxfordshire and offer direct support to your management team.
  • This is the perfect opportunity for an already skilled, professional and quality driven registered manager who is seeking the next step on the career ladder.
  • Alternatively, you will be a passionate area manager who is looking to utilise their skills within a different organisation and continue to drive growth and quality.
  • To be considered for this exciting area manager role, it is essential that you hold a relevant care management qualification such as the QCF level 5 in leadership and management or equivalent, can demonstrate an extensive background within management for learning disabilities services and hold a full UK driving license, as travelling between services is a necessity for this job role.
  • Area Manager – skills required:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience at multi-site management
  • Experience of working with people with autism and/or a learning disability is essential
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to deal with staffing on all levels
  • Driving License and use of a car
  • If you are interested in the above Area Manager vacancy, please call Nichole on 01628630104 or email your CV to nichole.wheeler@domusrecruitment.com

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    Key Words: Learning Disabilities, Learning Disabilities Manager, Area Manager, Autism, Oxfordshire, Regional Manager, Operations Manager

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