Imagine Independence – Service Manager

Position: Service Manager
Job Reference: 21/47
Hours: 37.5 per week
Salary: £29,131.20 per annum
Based in: Merseyside
Temporary 3 month contract

Imagine Independence is a third sector organisation that supports people to live full and meaningful lives. Imagine campaigns to promote the inclusion in society of individuals with a range of needs, from mental illness, learning disability, neurodiversity, and complex behaviour that challenges. Its portfolio of services is expanding and so this is a great time to join the organisation.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Service Manager to work within our accommodation services. We are passionate about delivering services within a recovery model. Imagine Independence is all about promoting independence. We work together with people with mental health issues and other challenges so they can live a full and independent life.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in working with people who have complex needs including learning disability, mental health and substance misuse and have experience of managing Health and Social Care Services. Management experience is required, however this would be an opportunity for a person with limited management experience to gather experience. Coaching and mentoring will be provided.

You should feel confident in risk management, problem solving and have a good working knowledge of Imagine policy and procedure. Knowledge of CQC Fundamental standards, safeguarding legislation and The Care Act would be an advantage.

To provide line management for staff working at three locations. To provide on-call cover for our 24-hour accommodation services.

Imagine’s services are delivered to an extremely high standard, strongly underpinned by Social Inclusion and Personalisation. We have recently received an “Outstanding” CQC rating in one of our services.

For further details and to download an application form and job description, please visit the Imagine Independence website.

For an informal chat please call Adele Norton on 07816 131 061.

An enhanced DBS will be required for this post.
Imagine aims to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community

Closing date for applications: Friday 2 July 2021 at 9am.
Interviews are currently scheduled to take place on 6 July 2021 but this date is subject to change.

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