Service Development Manager- St James's Park, London

Fixed Term
St James's Park London
£34,000 - £39,250 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Monday, September 24, 2018 - 12:00
Interview date, week commencing:
Job role:

This is a senior and important role within WDP that will be critical in shaping the future services that we deliver to our service users.  WDP prides itself as being an organisation that proactively develops services and interventions around service user need, and this role is the key conduit within the organisation to make this happen.  We are looking for an experienced manager from within the sector to fill this key leadership position; key requirements of candidates is that they have a broad and deep range of skills including, service design, service delivery, service user engagement, designing and managing pilot programmes, and performance.  The ideal candidate will also have experience working with social enterprises, in fundraising, and in managing grant funders. 

We are seeking to appoint an individual who can also bring WDP’s core values to the role:

  • Entrepreneurial – you will be driven to facilitate WDP’s expansion and develop innovative ideas to help achieve this 
  • In partnership – you will be a team player and liaise effectively with other WDP staff and key stakeholders
  • Strong belief in Service Users – you will be ambitious for those we help and this will be demonstrated by your focus on successful outcomes 
  • Community focussed – you will help design services that serve the whole community

WDP is recovery focused organisation. Our staff and volunteers are committed to helping our service users to improve their health and wellbeing, and to become free from dependency.

WDP is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.
 
WDP aims to be an equal opportunities employer.