Service Manager - Brent

Permanent
£40,000 - £45,000 per annum
37.5
Closing date:Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 00:00
Interview date, week commencing:
Job role:

This is a really exciting opportunity for an ambitious, dynamic, innovative Service Manager to drive forwards the development of New Beginnings, the integrated drug, alcohol and wellbeing service in Brent. We are looking for someone who is motivated to ensure service users achieve the best possible outcomes. You will build a performance focused culture, leading a recovery and wellbeing service. As Service Manager you need to be able to manage a large team, as well as the partnerships that deliver the service. As a strong leader you will be delivering on WDPs strategic and business plans for the borough.

You will use your drive and innovation to ensure quality care, good practice, high performance and excellence in all areas of the service.  You will be able to demonstrate a track record of leadership, exceptional performance management, partnership development and a flair for bringing staff and service users together to deliver recovery outcomes for service users throughout the Borough.  In this important role you will take the lead in developing a broad range of recovery orientated, high quality services to ensure they meet our service users’ needs and commissioner requirements.  Managing and leading the service against CQC standards is essential for this role.

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

1.         Entrepreneurial – you will be driven and bring innovative ideas

2.         In partnership – you will be a team player and liaise effectively with other WDP staff and partner organisations

3.         Strong belief in service users – you will be ambitious for those we help and this will come across strongly in your practice with service users

4.         Community focussed – you will provide and shape services that serve the whole community

WDP are committed to the ongoing professional development of all our staff. Through joining WDP, you will receive a warm welcome, peer support, extensive training, regular supervision, & the chance to thrive in a lively and aspirational service.

For further information about this position please contact Tom Sackville, Operations Manager: Tom.Sackville@wdp.org.uk / 07884 658016

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