Support Manager

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Preston
Salary
circa £26,000 per annum
Posted
04 May 2018
Closes
24 May 2018
Ref
00320661
Contact
Candidate Services
Sector
Community
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract
Support Manager 

They are the UK’s leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke. 

There are over 1.2 million stroke survivors in the UK. Almost two thirds have a disability and one third rely on others for help, making stroke one of the biggest causes of disability. 

They are continually working to improve the lives of stroke survivors and their families who deserve the very best treatment and care. They deliver amazing, life-changing support to over 60,000 stroke survivors and their families each year. They also fund research to find better treatments, campaign for better care and help people understand how to spot and prevent stroke. This work is made possible by more than 4,000 talented volunteers and staff, their fantastic supporters and their strong relationships with the clinical and research community. 

They work with integrity, demonstrating their values as one combined passionate, innovative, respectful and professional team. 

Together we can conquer stroke. 

Position: Support Manager 
Location: Lancashire, North Zone 
Job Type: Full Time, Fixed Term until 28 June 2019 
Hours: 35 hours per week 
Salary: circa £26,000 per annum 

Closing Date: 24 May 2018 
Interview Date: 4 June 2018 

About the role: 

They are seeking an innovative, passionate and professional individual with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join their management team. 

Reporting to the Head of Stroke Support, the Support Manager will oversee a diverse team of coordinators and volunteers ensuring the teams are delivering high quality support to stroke survivors and carers. 

About you: 

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, a track record of working in a proactive and flexible way with the skills to lead and manage a diverse team of staff. Ideally you will have experience of managing teams, commissioning and community development within the Health and Social Care sector or a similar environment. 

The successful applicant’s base will be in Blackpool and the roles will require travel across the designated area and the wider North of England zone. 

Excellent IT skills, a flexible approach to your role and the ability to drive and use of a car with business cover are essential for this role. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Manager, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Team Leader, Supervisor, Learning Disabilities, Senior Support Worker, Social Care Manager, Support Team Leader, Health etc. 

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.