Our client is a London based charity aiming to prevent homelessness. They work closely with vulnerable and socially excluded people to help transform their lives. They are currently looking to recruit an Interim Deputy Manager for their service in Islington. This is a full-time, temporary role, initially for three months.
As their Interim Deputy Manager, you will support the team in delivering a high quality support service to people with mental health with additional complex needs, which may include substance misuse, offending behaviour and a history of rough sleeping. You will manage staff performance and motivate your colleagues in ensuring an effective and high quality service. Working within the Psychological informed Environment (PIE), you will ensure all support plans, risk assessments and advocacy relating to service users are in line with recovery models. Finally, you will oversee the quality of the service, ensuring that both staff and service users' needs are met.
To be successful in this role, you will have an understanding of the range of issues involved in the delivery of quality services to a range of clients with chaotic lifestyles and complex needs. Due to the nature of the role, you will have experience with mental health legislations and the criminal justice system. You will have a demonstrable experience of managing teams within an accommodation - based environment, coupled with experience working with service users within a Recovery and Strengths Model. You will also be skilled in IT applications and writing reports.
To be considered for this role, you would be required to work 37.5 hours per week, working across 9 am - 5 pm Monday to Friday.
To be considered, you must be available immediately and be in possession of a fully enhanced DBS check that is registered to the online update service.