Dementia Support Manager

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Bath
Salary
£21,740 actual per annum
Posted
12 Mar 2018
Closes
22 Mar 2018
Ref
00319657
Contact
Candidate Services
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Dementia Support Manager 

Unite with them against dementia 

Our client is the UK's leading dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Dementia Support Manager 
Location: Bath 
Contract type: Permanent 
Hours: 35 per week 
Salary: £21,740 actual per annum 

Closing date: 5pm on Thursday 22nd March. 
Interview date: TBC 

About the role: 

To be responsible for the recruitment, supervision, appraisal, induction, development and performance management of support workers, advisers and volunteers working within the service 

To ensure support workers and advisers are adequately trained, supported and supervised in accordance with relevant policies and quality standards. 

To manage referrals, assisting clients in assessing their information and support needs. 

To maintain and manage a caseload of clients who have dementia or are affected by dementia from appropriate geographical locations. Information and support may be by phone, email, letter, or face to face, at the client’s home or other appropriate location. 

To develop networks with partner organisations who also work in the field of dementia, mental health, disabilities, and benefits and income advice, including Primary and Secondary care, Social Care and Health, and Welfare Benefit agencies, with the aim of empowering individuals to make informed choices. 

About you: 

They are looking for an individual who possess NVQ level 3 (or equivalent) with an understanding of dementia and the needs of those living with dementia and their carers. Your ability to assess client needs along with the understanding of the need for client confidentially is essential to providing a valuable and worthwhile service. To be successful in this role you will have excellent non-judgmental communication skills as well as strong organisational and time management skills in order to manage your caseload of clients effectively.

Are you someone who can work well as part of a team and are passionate about improving the quality of life for people living with dementia? Then take the first step and apply today. 

They are committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Worker, Community Care, Not For Profit, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

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