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Lead Manager (complex needs)

FL
Reference:
HQ00169685
Location:
Vauxhall
Salary:
£16.66 p/h (+holiday pay)
Contract type:
Temporary
Date closing:
31/03/2017

Our client is a London-based charity that helps homeless and vulnerable people to find decent homes, build supportive relationships and lead fulfilling lives. As an organisation, they deliver services across London as part of a coordinated approach to improve access to advice, support, treatment and accommodation, assisting people to live independently and improve their health and wellbeing. They are currently looking to recruit a Lead Manager on an interim basis, to lead a team in providing the highest quality of support to vulnerable service users.

As Lead Manager, you will be based at our client's largest hostel in Lambeth, which provides high-support accommodation to 69 former street homeless people. Here, you will be responsible for leading a team in ensuring that vulnerable service users receive the highest standard of support. You will be responsible for devising workshops, producing and reviewing any local policies, and maximising user involvement and personalisation.

To succeed as Lead Manager you will need to demonstrate the necessary skills and expertise to manage and lead staff. You will have significant experience of working with people with high support, complex needs and will possess the ability to manage and sustain relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders. Experience of managing significant budgets is essential as is an understanding of the needs of homeless people based either from personal or professional experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a passionate organisation who are driven to improve the lives of those most vulnerable. To apply please upload a CV in word format - a supporting statement is not required at this stage.

This is a temporary role, starting from the 1st April

Please only apply if you have an Enhanced DBS registered to the online update service.

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